7 week Intensive Course (23rd October—8th December)
English Writing introduces students to, and consolidates their knowledge of, the conventions of English grammar and composition. The unit focuses on fashioning the skills required of an academic writer. The unit covers:
* the processes and mechanics of academic writing;
* grammar, syntax, voice, punctuation, and usage;
* sentence, paragraph, and essay structure; and
* multimodal composition.
|Unit name||English Writing: Grammar and Composition|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Dr Robert Clarke
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified. Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*: the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.
*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $1,561.00||091523|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Online 13 weeks (Sem 1 or 2); online 7 weeks (Spring )
Online Writing Workshop 30%; Writing Portfolio (70%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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