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Undergraduate | CUR-PWP240 | 2024

Workplace Writing

Writing skills to help you get a job and keep it. You’ll stand out with a well written resume and cover letter. And when you’re in the workplace, you’ll write great emails and copy for websites. Learn to consider your audience and write for accessibility.

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Study method
100% online
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Start dates
27 May 2024,
26 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

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Workplace Writing

About this subject

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

    1. identify the characteristics of selected forms of workplace writing, and describe how they are informed by context, purpose and audience
    2. apply appropriate techniques to a range of workplace writing tasks so that they meet expectations while still demonstrating innovation and creativity
    3. analyse approaches to communicating with a culturally diverse audience

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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