Writing: Style and Method (WRIT1000)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit teaches the fundamentals of constructing effective and well-written English. It will focus on writing clear and coherent sentences, including word choices, punctuation, grammar, style, parallelism, and syntax. It will also highlight the methods for producing coherent paragraphs: topic sentences, transitions, concision, and organisation.

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Classes

1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr tutorial/week

Assessment

Online activities (15%), 4x800wd writing tasks (60%), 1x1300wd final assessment (25%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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