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    Students will further develop and extend their English skills so that they can write, read, listen, and speak more competently for the purposes of tertiary study.

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    Paper title English Skills for University Purposes 2
    Subject Pathway
    EFTS 0.075
    Points 9 points
    Teaching period Semester 2 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $427.73
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to
    DipArts, DipCom, DipSc

    Teaching staff

    Phil Maw


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    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy.
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    Learning Outcomes

    1. Lead an engaging discussion on a controversial issue and present a seminar
    2. Correctly reference all sources used in academic writing to avoid breaches of academic integrity
    3. Produce a researched discussion essay on a controversial issue building on seminar discussion issue
    4. Further develop knowledge of academic lecture structure and take effective notes from reading and viewing materials, lectures and reading material
    5. Begin to critically read a range of academic texts
    6. Demonstrate an ability to write comprehensibly, using accepted English grammar, syntax, spelling, and punctuation


    Semester 2

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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