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Area/Catalogue
COMM 3057

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
154881

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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 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Creative Industries

Course aim

To extend and consolidate students' knowledge of professional writing

Course content

This course enables students to extend and integrate their professional skills through practical application within the local writing industry and community organisations. Students will work in teams and individually to produce project work at currently required industry standards.

Textbook(s)

Marsen, S 2013, Professional Writing, 3rd, Palgrave Macmillan

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
COMM 3037 Professional Writing

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online 3 hours x 2 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Online 3 hours x 10 weeks
Online 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
Continuous assessment 1000 words 20% N/A
Portfolio 1500 words 35% N/A
Project 2000 words 45% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Continuous assessment 1000 words 20% N/A
Portfolio 1500 words 35% N/A
Project 2000 words 45% 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

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