This foundation unit is fully online
This unit aims to improve your skills, knowledge and understanding of computers, as applied in a learning environment, with an introduction to specific software programs used to enable online and distance learning in later units. Modules will include an introduction to MyLO, and word processing, finding resources on the internet and an introduction to reflective practice. Students who have successfully completed the Understanding Dementia MOOC may be eligible for credit towards some of the assessment requirements in this unit based on demonstration of equivalent learning.
|Unit name||Learning Online in Health Studies|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
Dr Sunny Jang
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|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: $1,903.00||090507|
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.
Database searches and summary (30%), Reflective writing (30%, 500 words), Formatting Task (20%), Discussion Boards (20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Cottrell, Stella (2013) The Study Skills Handbook, 4thedition Palgrave Macmillan
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