MCA010 - Communication for Academic Studies

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Cloud (online)

Trimester 2: Cloud (online)

Trimester 3: Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):0
EFTSL value:0.000
Unit chair:

V Grossi



Incompatible with: Nil


Online teaching methods require internet access.  You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This 0 credit point unit will assist commencing students in making a successful transition to university studies through the provision of strategies to help you to identify aspects of your communication skills that you may need to improve to ensure you are able to achieve the greatest success in your university studies.


Students are required to complete the online diagnostic tool and to undertake further developmental tasks if required.  Upon satisfactory completion of the tool students will be awarded a grade of UP – ungraded pass.