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Units of Study
ENGL6946 - Writing in Professional Contexts A
Semester 1, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Ms Angela Shetler
The aim of this unit is to introduce students to a range of professional writing tasks and to the specific requirements of each genre. Students will learn to produce effective writing in professional contexts and to analyse, edit, and evaluate their own writing and the writing of others. Topics include navigating workplace writing genres, managing the relationship between writer and reader, and negotiating outcomes in specific workplace contexts.
1x2000wd analysis of workplace document (30%), 1x2000wd case study (30%), 1x2000wd employment search project (30%), participation in online discussion on Blackboard (10%)
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