BUSM 0023 Skills for Business (WSTC)

Credit Points 5

Legacy Code 900111

Coordinator Abdullah Al Aabed Opens in new window

Description This subject introduces students to the essential academic skills required for success in tertiary studies. It employs an explicit pedagogical approach to teach students how to become independent, active, and reflective learners. The subject also introduces essential research and writing skills specific to the Business discipline.

School Western Sydney The College

Discipline Business and Management, Not Elsewhere Classified.

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 5cp

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Level Undergraduate Level 0 Preparatory subject


The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Type Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Presentation 5 minutes 10 N Individual
Case Study 500 words 20 N Individual
Essay 600 words 30 N Individual
Report 1000 words 40 N Individual

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