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Language and Communication

Enrolment code: ESG721

Offered: Distance education: may be taken in summer school OR semester 1 OR semester 2 [by internet]

Unit description:

Deals with the following aspects/issues: Communication as a process; Transmission and interaction models; Interpersonal communication; Intercultural communication; Communicative strategies; Communication and conflict resolution; Cognitive and affective aspects of communication; Language as a system; Language acquisition; First and second language learning; and Literacy development.

Staff Dr T Lê For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern off-campus or on-campus flexible mode Timetable
Assessment mode 3,000-word essay (65%) non-essay (2,000 words) (35%); (the non-essay includes one of the following categories: journal, portfolio, report, book or article review, brief case study) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc References: Thao Lê’s Courseware
Scollon R & Scollon S, Intercultural Communication, Oxf, UK; Blackwell, 1995.
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Discipline (School) Postgraduate Education  
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