Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
Designers need to communicate through a range of mediums including written content. A poorly worded email, design pitch and social media posts will cost you clients. This subject focuses on investigating broad writing techniques to suit a variety of workplace requirements. This includes interpersonal communication in email, social media, websites, technical writing and storytelling for interactive delivery. Students will learn to write for target audiences and of the importance of editing and grammar for meaning.
|Unit name||Design Investigators|
|Faculty/School||Division of University College
Dr Donald Thomson
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 3||On-Campus||Domestic|
- 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 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
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.
Workshops are compulsory for this subject. Please contact the subject coordinator ASAP if unable to attend.
1. Proposal 10%
2. Report 40%
3. Portfolio 50%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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