|Short Description:||Keeping on track|
|Faculty or Section :||Coll for Indigenous Studies, Education & Research|
|School or Department :||Coll for Indigenous Studies, Education & Research|
|Student contribution band :||Band 3|
|ASCED code :||120199 - General Education Programmes n|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Students focus on academic skills development. Conventions of academic writing and disciplinary texts will be unpacked within a distinctly First Nations context and worldview. The language skills, thinking skills and writing skills are provided in a broad context to best enable students to continue in their study journey. This course focuses on academic skills development associated with hearing, understanding, interpreting and writing in an academic context. A strong focus on reading for understanding, with an emphasis on creative and critical thinking.