Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:March, Parkville - Taught on campus.
July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
October, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 250 hours (including 100 hours of programmed self-directed learning) |
Total Time Commitment: Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.
|Corequisites:|| You must take the following subject in the same study period |
Study Period Commencement:
March, July, October
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the HDisability Liaison Unit websiteH: Hhttp://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/H
CoordinatorMrs Susan Worthington
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||This subject further develops English language competency in the four macro skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening across a range of academic and professional usages. Topics include developing reading strategies for different purposes, writing for different purposes and audiences, analysing and producing a variety of written and spoken genres, analysing a variety of academic and professional discourses, utilising appropriate academic or professional discourses in written and spoken texts, synthesising information from different sources and managing interpersonal and group interactions.|
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
|Assessment:||Essay 1 (cause and effect structure): 1,000 words (15 per cent) due week 4 |
Group Seminar: 1,500 words equivalent (20 per cent) due weeks 1 - 9
Essay 2 (compare and contrast structure): 1,000 words (15 per cent) due week 7
Essay 3 (argumentative): 2,000 words (25 per cent) due week 11
Seminar Presentation: 2,500 words equivalent (25 per cent) due week 14
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Graduate Certificate in English as an International Language |
Graduate Diploma in English as an International Language
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