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CMS1000 Communication and Scholarship

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Synopsis

This course presents an introduction to the theory and practice of communication, with particular application to academic and professional settings. Students study the processes of research and scholarship, and of tailoring communication for specific audiences. Students develop an understanding of barriers to communication, and strategies which can be used to overcome these barriers. Verbal and nonverbal communication thinking skills, and the dynamics of interpersonal and group communication will be explored. Students also gain the written, verbal and personal transferable skills essential to their role in a rapidly changing environment.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2011 External
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2011 External