Courses & Units

Workplace Literacy BAA514

Hobart

Introduction

This unit aims to give you the knowledge, skills and abilities to further develop your literacy levels within your field of expertise. Emphasis is placed on workplace language and the various ways it is used in a working environment. Through applied activities simulating workplace environments and situations, you will identify and develop your language skills, and practise these skills with the aim of improving your university and employment options. Through individual, team and larger group interactions, you will examine business documentation, and communication, business technology and work-related public speaking.

Summary

Unit name Workplace Literacy
Unit code BAA514
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Coordinator

Mr Rene Kling

Teaching staff

Mr Rene Kling

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019

* 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 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2019: $820.00 2019: $2,611.00 100799

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

  • BAA512

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 hour lecture, 2 hours workshop weekly

Assessment

100% internal assessment, please see the unit outline for additional information.

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Textbooks

Required

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