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Postgraduate | UND-RSCH7002 | 2024

Scholarly Reading and Writing

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 19 Feb 2024
  • 22 July 2024
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Scholarly Reading and Writing

About this subject

  • On completion of this subject students should be able to achieve the following learning outcomes: 

    1. Generate and defend a draft literature review that synthesises complex problems, concepts and theories within a specific field of study.

    2. Critically interpret peer-reviewed published findings, reports and literature pertinent to a specific topic;

    3. Synthesise and interpret the work of other scholars in a coherent and concise style in the register of scholarly writing.

    4. Transmit knowledge to a specialist audience; develop high level referencing and formatting skills in writing.

    5. Critically interpret and apply feedback on the draft assessment and conduct additional research to complete a final literature review for assessment.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UND-HED-MAS-2024 - Master of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education


  • UND-LDR-MAS-2024 - Master of Leadership

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Leadership