This subject aims to enable students to develop their critical understanding of, and confidence in, the English language for use in a wide range of formal and informal situations. The subject will develop students' grammatical accuracy in both writing and speaking; ability to predict and understand written and spoken texts; and understanding of the conventions of academic writing. Students will implement reading strategies; research, select and synthesise information; learn to think critically; and discuss and present information in a convincing and persuasive way on academic topics. The subject also introduces fundamental study skills to prepare students for the rigours of study at the higher education level.
School of Management and Marketing
Available only to Study Centre students admitted to the Diploma of Business or the Diploma of Information Technology.
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