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LAC1001 Language Survival Skills

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication
Version produced : 21 July 2014

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

IMPORTANT: Students must elect to study EITHER the German OR the Chinese stream of this course by signing up for the correct lecture for their chosen language
LAC1001 requires NO prior knowledge of German or Chinese. The course aims to equip students with basis communicative skills and cultural knowledge such as might be required for a visit to the respective country as a tourist or on a short-term professional placement.
Studying German or Chinese as part of an Arts, Business, Engineering, Science, Education, or IT degree to a credible level of language competence, can provide graduates with an important competitive edge when entering and advancing their careers in increasingly global employment markets.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2013 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2013 Online