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Undergraduate | USA-SSK10 | 2024

Tertiary Learning Strategies

Course information for 2024 intake

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Commit to following the academic writing process. Cover everything from managing information to submitting your essay. Enhance your formal writing skills. Reference texts to support your arguments. Pick up techniques for compiling a bibliography.

Study method
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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
27 May 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
25 Nov 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Tertiary Learning Strategies

About this subject

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

    1. plan and manage their study
    2. read and comprehend texts appropriate to undergraduate study
    3. access and use effectively, a range of resources related to their study
    4. recognise and apply academic conventions required for written assignments.

Entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • MUR-SSK12 (Not currently available)


Knowledge of Microsoft Office Word

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Student feedback

32 student respondents between 4 Dec 2022 - 8 Mar 2023.

90%of students felt the study load was manageable

87%of students felt this subject helped them gain relevant skills

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