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Area/Catalogue
LANG 2033

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
106148

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Education Futures

Course aim

To further extend students’ capability in spoken and written communication in Academic and Professional use of English, at a developed level.

Course content

In this course, students will further develop their academic and professional use of English. This is particularly for students who wish either to to specialise in English for academic, educational or professional purposes. Students will extend their expertise in critical reading, writing and analysis; and other dimensions of research and writing in English. Students will develop an understanding of how to use intercultural strategies and appropriate genres of writing and presentation skills required in their intended worlds of work.

Textbook(s)

Seely, J 2013, Oxford Guide to Effective Writing and Speaking: How to Communicate Clearly, OUP, Oxford

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
LANG 2032 English and the Art of Speaking and Writing

Available to students who have successfully completed at least one of LANG 1053, 2044 or 2032, or after consultation with the course co-ordinator.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online 3 hours x 2 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online 3 hours x 2 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online (optional) 3 hours x 2 weeks
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 3 hours x 10 sessions (4 weeks)
Online 3 hours x 2 sessions (1 week)
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Online (Seminar) 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online (Activities) 3 hours x 2 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Portfolio 2000 words 44% N/A
Project 2500 words 56% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Portfolio 2000 words 44% N/A
Project 2500 words 56% N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Portfolio 2000 words 44% N/A
Project 2500 words 56% N/A
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Portfolio 2000 words 44% N/A
Project 2500 words 56% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Portfolio 2000 words 44% N/A
Project 2500 words 56% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

Course Coordinators

UniSA Education Futures

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