The University of New England is the only Australian public university to be awarded the maximum 5 stars for Overall Experience by the Good Universities Guide, 13 years in a row. UNE has delivered distance education since 1955—that’s longer than any other Australian university. Perhaps that’s why students continue to rate UNE so highly for student satisfaction and teaching quality. With over 170 degrees offered online, and more than 20,000 online students, UNE is the expert in online education.
EquipmentDetails - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media)
Headset, including microphone (highly recommended)
Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
SoftwareDetails - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component.
For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Please note: Previous title - The Art of Good Thinking.
Good thinking is rigorous thinking and it is both critical and creative. In this unit students are introduced to the foundational principles of critical thinking, which are as much applicable in any university course as they are in everyday life. To this end, the unit aims at developing basic skills in argument analysis and evaluation, and the skills involved in creating one's own arguments.
Assessment 1 Skills-based and short answer questions: 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4
Assessment 2 Skills-based and short answer questions: 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4
Assessment 3 Skills-based and short answer questions: 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4