Master the mechanics of grammar as the basis of effective writing at university.

Good grammar enables you to get your ideas across to your audience, powerfully and unambiguously.

In this short subject, you’ll receive a tailored learning program just for you based on the results of a quick online diagnostic test. You’ll then practise the areas of grammar and punctuation that you find challenging.

You’ll also learn to write grammatically correct sentences that build into effective paragraphs.

Topics covered in this subject include:

  • features of an effective paragraph
  • finding help and resources
  • introduction to grammar as essential to academic literacy at university
  • punctuation
  • the role of grammar in communication
  • word classes and parts of speech
  • writing a grammatically correct. sentence

As with all Study Link subjects, you will access all of your learning materials online, as well as having ongoing support and guidance from a dedicated subject coordinator for the duration of your Study Link term!

Subject availability
Session CRN Subject code Subject name Mode Campus/Location Term begins Application closing date Term ends
202015 291 SSS010 Introductory Chemistry Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 292 SSS011 Introductory Physics Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 294 SSS014 Stepping Into Statistics Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 301 SSS025 Introduction To Bioscience Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 304 SSS029 Introduction to Anatomy Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 327 SSS030 Academic English Aust Tertiary Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 328 SSS031 Academic Writing Skills Internal United Theological College 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 389 SSS068 Prep for Teaching Maths 1 Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 390 SSS069 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 2 Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 391 SSS070 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 3 Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 392 SSS071 Maths Skills 1 - Introductory Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 393 SSS072 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 394 SSS073 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate B Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 395 SSS074 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced A Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 396 SSS075 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced B Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 397 SSS076 Introduction to Statistics Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 398 SSS077 Essay Writing 1 - Style Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 399 SSS078 Essay Writing 2 - Structure Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 400 SSS079 EssayWriting3-Practice Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 401 SSS080 Grammar Essentials 1 Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 402 SSS081 GrammarEssentials2 Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 403 SSS082 CriticalThinkingSkills Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 404 SSS083 CriticalThinkingPhilosophical Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 406 SSS085 Essential Communication Skills Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 407 SSS086 Transition to Uni Study Distance Orange 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202015 408 SSS087 Getting Ready for Uni Study Internal United Theological College 4/11/19 31/1/20 1/5/20
202045 203 SSS010 Introductory Chemistry Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 198 SSS011 Introductory Physics Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 191 SSS025 Introduction To Bioscience Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 189 SSS029 Introduction to Anatomy Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 222 SSS030 Academic English Aust Tertiary Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 223 SSS031 Academic Writing Skills Internal United Theological College 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 271 SSS068 Prep for Teaching Maths 1 Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 272 SSS069 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 2 Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 273 SSS070 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 3 Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 270 SSS071 Maths Skills 1 - Introductory Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 274 SSS072 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 275 SSS073 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate B Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 276 SSS074 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced A Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 277 SSS075 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced B Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 278 SSS076 Introduction to Statistics Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 279 SSS077 Essay Writing 1 - Style Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 280 SSS078 Essay Writing 2 - Structure Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 281 SSS079 EssayWriting3-Practice Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 282 SSS080 Grammar Essentials 1 Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 283 SSS081 GrammarEssentials2 Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 284 SSS082 CriticalThinkingSkills Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 285 SSS083 CriticalThinkingPhilosophical Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 287 SSS085 Essential Communication Skills Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 288 SSS086 Transition to Uni Study Distance Orange 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202045 289 SSS087 Getting Ready for Uni Study Internal United Theological College 17/2/20 5/6/20 14/8/20
202075 290 SSS010 Introductory Chemistry Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 283 SSS011 Introductory Physics Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 278 SSS025 Introduction To Bioscience Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 276 SSS029 Introduction to Anatomy Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 321 SSS030 Academic English Aust Tertiary Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 322 SSS031 Academic Writing Skills Internal United Theological College 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 411 SSS068 Prep for Teaching Maths 1 Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 412 SSS069 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 2 Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 413 SSS070 Prep fpr Teaching Maths 3 Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 414 SSS071 Maths Skills 1 - Introductory Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 415 SSS072 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 416 SSS073 Maths Skills 2-Intermediate B Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 417 SSS074 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced A Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 418 SSS075 Maths Skills 3 - Advanced B Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 419 SSS076 Introduction to Statistics Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 420 SSS077 Essay Writing 1 - Style Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 421 SSS078 Essay Writing 2 - Structure Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 422 SSS079 EssayWriting3-Practice Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 423 SSS080 Grammar Essentials 1 Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 424 SSS081 GrammarEssentials2 Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 425 SSS082 CriticalThinkingSkills Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 426 SSS083 CriticalThinkingPhilosophical Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 428 SSS085 Essential Communication Skills Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 429 SSS086 Transition to Uni Study Distance Orange 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20
202075 430 SSS087 Getting Ready for Uni Study Internal United Theological College 22/6/20 18/9/20 18/12/20

Please note: You can start any time to suit you between Term start date and the close of applications.

Study material: 14 hours

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