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Unit of Study ENG00400 - Introduction to Written Texts (2018)

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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:

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1 demonstrate an understanding of the basics of contemporary literary theory in relation to a range of written texts
2 apply relevant theories to a variety of written texts and understand the contexts in which texts can be read and critiqued
3 recognise different kinds of written texts in terms of their origins and structures and the ways in which they may generate meaning
4 decode a range of written texts with appropriate levels of theoretical and practical insights
5 understand the ongoing and changing nature of critical thinking
6 appreciate and apply appropriate research and referencing to academic writing.

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

  1. demonstrate an understanding of the basics of contemporary literary theory in relation to a range of written texts
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  2. apply relevant theories to a variety of written texts and understand the contexts in which texts can be read and critiqued
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  3. recognise different kinds of written texts in terms of their origins and structures and the ways in which they may generate meaning
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  4. decode a range of written texts with appropriate levels of theoretical and practical insights
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
  5. understand the ongoing and changing nature of critical thinking
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  6. appreciate and apply appropriate research and referencing to academic writing.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.