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Presentation Skills: Speaking in Class - OLET2140

This OLE explains what it means to 'participate' in University-level learning. It equips and empowers students to participate in their tutorials, seminars and classroom experiences at tertiary level. Participation is a routine part of tertiary level assessment and yet, for many students, participation is daunting and new. This unit teaches students to reflect on questions relating to content, audience and situation which will facilitate communication orally in a culturally competent manner. It presents different expectations about participation drawn from a variety of teaching situations and from faculties across the University.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/ week, 1x1hr online lecture/week over a four week intensive

Assessment
10x Quizzes (15%) Self-assessment exercises (10%) 3 x Peer assessed topic talk (35%) Online postings (20%) Self-assessed reflective journal (10%) Class Participation (10%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive March

18 Feb 2019

Department/School: Writing Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 22 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Writing Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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