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FASS7001: Academic English for Postgraduates

This elective is designed for international postgraduates who are new to study in an English language university. It supports the development of study, research, and critical thinking abilities, spoken English and academic language. Knowledge acquired in this unit will strengthen written and spoken English to help meet the standards necessary for successful completion of FASS Masters by coursework degrees. It is recommended that this elective be taken during your first semester.

Code FASS7001
Academic unit English
Credit points 6

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. excel at applying and continuing to develop expertise in the graduate's chosen discipline or disciplines
  • LO2. demonstrate an increased impact of expertise, and to learn and respond effectively and creatively to novel problems and opportunities
  • LO3. demonstrate integrity, confidence and personal resilience, and the capacities to manage challenge and uncertainty
  • LO4. demonstrate effective professional and social responsibility and making a positive contribution to society.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.