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Unit of Study ENGL1004 - Foundations: English (2021)

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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:

discuss the nature and role of English as a language of communication for participation in society

investigate theories of language acquisition, and the relationship between language acquisition and learning

demonstrate knowledge and skills associated with the study of English as a discipline, including textual analysis and engagement with literature

evaluate the importance of home, culture, language and context as part of language and literacy learning

demonstrate skills in personal, academic and disciplinary literacies

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