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Foundations of Communication

Non-Award | CUR-UNR02 | 2024

Communicate through writing, the spoken word and graphic representation. List the techniques associated with each of these methods. Draft a blog or a wiki as part of a team project. Devise and deliver an oral presentation aided by visual elements.

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18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
27 May 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
25 Nov 2024

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Foundations of Communication

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. identify and use interpersonal strategies appropriate for purpose and audience when communicating in spoken, written and online modes in the learning environment
    2. execute an oral presentation using visual tools format to enhance the message
    3. participate in a team project on an assigned topic that demonstrates effective online, interpersonal and collaborative learning practices
    4. demonstrate competent communicative skill in using English for academic purposes (in reading, writing, speaking and listening activities).

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Audio/Visual equipment
  • Other requirements - This subject is not available for students who are under the age of 16.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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