Faculty of Arts
|Faculty||Faculty of Arts|
|Offered||Caulfield Summer semester A 2014 (Flexible)|
Clayton Summer semester B 2014 (Day)
|Coordinator(s)||Dr Matthew Piscioneri|
Previously coded LLA1010
This unit will provide students with the opportunity to develop existing skills in the following areas: reading, writing, discussion, note-taking, locating sources, referencing, exam revision, writing critiques, and familiarity with key concepts in the humanities and social sciences. This unit makes these skills its focus and these skills are taught around and through a generalist, foundational or cross disciplinary content with reference to broad conceptual frameworks relevant to Arts units. This unit may be of benefit to: International students, students who have completed VCE ESL, mature-age students and students who wish to focus on the acquisition of academic language and study skills.
The study skills unit introduces or re-familiarises students with key abilities required for the Bachelor of Arts degree. On successful completion, students will be able to:
Oral presentation: 10%
Block mode. Eight 1 day workshops (two 2 hour sessions per day).