POSTGRADUATE COURSEWORK

The Writing Hub administers two postgraduate units in professional communication. Please note that these UoS are currently being revised to reflect the most current research in the field of Professional Writing. Check back soon for updates.

Units of Study

ENGL6962 - Communication in Professional Contexts B

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Benjamin Ian Miller

Description

The unit will introduce practical resources for developing oral and visual communication skills in workplace contexts. Communication through oral language will be the primary focus, though written and visual texts in professional contexts will also be studied. The focus will be on developing the practical skills necessary for effective oral and visual communication in professional contexts. The unit scope will include practical exercises in constructing, editing and presenting oral and visual texts.

Assessments

2x1000wd assignments (50%), 1x oral presentation (20%), 1x 2500wd reflective journal (30%)

Textbooks

Mohan et al, Communicating as Professionals.
A resource book with additional readings will be made available.

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

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