LANG 0043 Skills for Arts (WSTC)

Credit Points 5

Legacy Code 900110

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Description This unit introduces students to the essential academic skills required for success in tertiary studies. It employs an explicit pedagogy approach to teach students how to become independent, active, and reflective learners. The unit also introduces essential research and writing skills specific to the arts and social sciences.

School Western Sydney The College

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 1 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.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Presentation (video or in-class) 5 minutes 20 N Individual
Learning to Learn blog 1200 words 60 N Individual
Research Project: Essay plan – 10% Annotated bibliography – 10% 800 words 20 N Individual

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