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EAP7360 Postgraduate Study Skills

Short Description: Postgraduate Study Skills
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Open Access College
School or Department : Open Access College
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 091501 - English Language
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 23 May 2019

Other requisites

Pre-requisite: Completion of a Bachelor degree or work experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree plus IELTS or equivalent 5.5 or pass in EAP1, EAP7307 and EAP7308
Co-requisite: none
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

This course will develop students' proficiency in using the English language for essays and research projects. Students will also engage in structural learning activities in their own academic disciplines in order to develop their discipline-specific English language competency. By focusing student's attention on the study and learning processes involved at university, individuals will be made aware of their competencies and of the learning strategies needed to succeed. Regular feedback on written work and in class discussion will help students form an understanding of their own resources and purposeful, organised approach to learning. Students will learn and practice the different writing, class discussions and oral presentation styles common to postgraduate studies in Australian higher education.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Full Year, 2019 On-campus Springfield
Full Year, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2019 Online