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ALW101 - Writing Craft

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Enrolment modes:(B, G)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:P West
Corequisite:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in Faculty of Arts and Education courses and D311, D312, D313, D326, D346, D347, D370, D391

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

This is a unit of interrelated reading and writing. Students will lay the basis of good editorial and writing practice. Computer, language and research skills are developed to underpin work in scriptwriting, non-fiction and fiction. Set texts are used to demonstrate basic expository and narrative techniques.

Assessment

Sketching with words (500 words): 10%

Memory as seed (1500 words): 40%

Place as encounter (1500 words): 40%

Participation and workshopping: 10%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$733$733$2493$2823

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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