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Not offered in 2014
Trimester 1, trimester 2, trimester 3
1 x 3 hour workshop per week
Special enrolment procedure applies. Please contact a Student Adviser or Unit Chair for further details.
Commitment to attendance is required from week 1 as students must complete a progressive assessment item commencing week 2.
Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
This unit supports students in developing academic and communication skills within the broad context of business disciplines, as well as providing opportunities for students to address personal communication weaknesses. It prepares students for successful study within Commerce or Management and is particularly useful for students who are articulating into Deakin from post-secondary study. It is strongly recommended for students from diverse or international backgrounds who wish to establish a solid foundation for successful tertiary study.
Assessment 1 (individual) Reflective Journal: 1500 words 15%, Assessment 2 (individual) Research Essay: 2000 words 25%, Assessment 3 (individual) Tests 60%
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