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Transition Subjects:

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Transition to University Study
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This subject will provide participants with study strategies to organise time efficiently, write essays and reports and generally prepare participants for a variety of the assessment processes encountered at Charles Sturt University.

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Transition to Nursing Studies
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The aim of this subject is to prepare nursing students for the academic requirements of the Bachelor of Nursing, particularly those students studying by distance education.

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Transition from TAFE/VET to University
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This subject aims to provide TAFE/VET students entering the University with background and skills required for successful tertiary study.

Writing Subjects:

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Grammar Essentials for Writing
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This subject will help students to learn many of the skills needed for producing accurate and convincing essays and reports.

Topics covered include the role of grammar in communication, parts of speech, writing a grammatical­ly correct sentence, features of effective writing, correct punctuation, and where to find help.

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Academic Writing Skills
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Academic Writing Skills aims to provide students with an intensive, face-to-face writing workshop in which the key skills required to write successfully at university are presented and practised. The subject content covers the broad academic categories of style and structure, with a focus on complexity and

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Essay Writing - Style and Structure
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This subject aims to provide students with the key skills required to write essays successfully at university.

The subject content covers the broad academic categories of style and structure.

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Academic English
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This subject is designed to introduce Australian academic culture and to enhance the level of Academic English skills of those students from Language Backgrounds Other Than English (LBOTE) entering the University.

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Critical Thinking
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This subject will teach students how to think critically about claims and reasons as well as how to adopt a critical approach to reading, both of which are particularly relevant for responding effectively in assessment tasks.

Mathematics Subjects:

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Basic Mathematics Skills
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This subject will provide you with a comprehensive review of basic mathematics skills if you wish to study a university course which assumes a basic level of numeracy.

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Mathematics for the Sciences
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This subject will provide students with the skills to handle mathematical concepts in a broad range of CSU subjects. It is a good preparation subject for Introductory Mathematics MTH 105.

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Mathematics for Calculus
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This subject will provide students with the necessary skills to successfully attempt Computer Aided Mathematics 1 with Applications (MTH101).

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Foundation Mathematics
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This subject is ideal for students whose chosen course includes some mathematics or maths-related study and may feel underprepared for the experience.

Statistics Subjects:

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Introductory Statistics
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This subject will teach students how to think critically about claims and reasons as well as how to adopt a critical approach to reading, both of which are particularly relevant for responding effectively in assessment tasks.

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Stepping into Statistics
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This subject will provide students with the necessary skills to successfully attempt subjects such as Business Statistics (QBM117), Business Data Analysis (QBM120), Scientific Statistics (STA201), Mathematics and Statistics in Health Sciences (MTH135) and Research Methods in Clinical Sciences (HLT330).

Science Subjects:

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Introduction to Chemistry
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This subject is designed to cover the minimum level of knowledge required to cope with a typical first-year university chemistry subject.

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Introductory Physics
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This subject is designed to cover the minimum level of knowledge required to cope with a typical first-year university physics subject.

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Introduction to Bioscience
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The aim of this subject is to provide students with foundation material relevant to studies in human biosci­ence. The subject covers the language of biosciences, an introduction to clinically relevant mathematics, phys­ics and chemistry and an introduction to the human body.

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Introduction to Anatomy
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This subject is designed to provide students who are enrolling in a tertiary anatomy subject with foundation knowledge and understanding of anatomy.

Information Technology Subjects:

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Introduction to Learning Online
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This short subject is designed to introduce you to all aspects of the online learning environment (Interact2) used across CSU.