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Area/Catalogue
LANG 2033

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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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

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Creative Industries

Course aim

To further extend students’ capability in spoken and written communication in English as an Additional (second or foreign) Language, at a developed level.

Course content

In this course, students for whom English is an additional (second or foreign) language will further develop their academic and professional use of English. This is particularly for students who wish either to specialise in English, or who wish to work in English-speaking countries. 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)

Nil

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 for whom English is an additional (ie second or foreign) language and who have successfully completed English and the Art of Speaking and Writing, 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 EAST
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 (5 weeks)
Online 3 hours x 2 sessions (1 week)

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 40% N/A
Project 1250 words 30% N/A
Presentation 1250 words or equivalent 30% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Portfolio 2000 words 40% N/A
Project 1250 words 30% N/A
Presentation 1250 words or equivalent 30% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Portfolio 2000 words 40% N/A
Project 1250 words 30% N/A
Presentation 1250 words or equivalent 30% N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Portfolio 2000 words 40% N/A
Project 1250 words 30% N/A
Presentation 1250 words or equivalent 30% N/A
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Portfolio 2000 words 40% N/A
Project 1250 words 30% N/A
Presentation 1250 words or equivalent 30% 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 Division offering the course. 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

School of Creative Industries
School of Creative Industries

Degrees this course is offered in

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