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Unit of Study COM10295 - Written Communication (2016)

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  • Co-requisites

      COM00334 Learning Technologies and the Academy

Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 read and critically analyse a range of texts
2 search, retrieve and evaluate scholarly material
3 construct a coherent argument in essay form
4 write and reference competently in scholarly work
5 understand the importance of academic integrity
6 understand the value of writing as communication.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. read and critically analyse a range of texts
    • GA1:
  2. search, retrieve and evaluate scholarly material
    • GA5:
  3. construct a coherent argument in essay form
    • GA6:
  4. write and reference competently in scholarly work
    • GA6:
  5. understand the importance of academic integrity
    • GA1:
  6. understand the value of writing as communication.
    • GA5:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.