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Introduction to University Study (9514.1)

Level: Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1, 2, 3
Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline: School of Management

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    Unit Outlines

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    • Semester 1, 2017, ONLINE, BRUCE (167126) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 11, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (149941) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 10, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (150121) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 9, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (150279) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ONLINE, BRUCE (151556) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 8, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (150429) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 7, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (150518) - View
    • Winter Term, 2016, ONLINE, BRUCE (152602) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 6, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (152763) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 5, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (152901) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 4, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (153001) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 3, 2016, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (153150) - View
    • Semester 1, 2016, ONLINE, BRUCE (154947) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 12, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137930) - View
    • Summer Semester 2015/16, ONLINE, BRUCE (155417) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 11, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137929) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 10, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137928) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 9, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137938) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 8, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137937) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, ONLINE, BRUCE (146610) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 7, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137936) - View
    • Winter Term, 2015, ONLINE, BRUCE (146611) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 6, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137935) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 5, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137934) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 4, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137933) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 3, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137932) - View
    • Flexible and Self Paced Period 2, 2015, SELF-PACED, BRUCE (137931) - View

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    Syllabus

    This unit is designed to equip students with the basic academic, professional and personal skills needed to be successful at university. The point of this unit is to give students a purposeful, thorough review of the many tools and skills needed for success and to help them understand how they can improve each of the tools and skills over time.

    Learning Outcomes

    On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. Clarify and state individual educational goals, and formulate specific plans to work towards these goals;

    2. Design and implement personal time management plan;

    3. Identify preferred learning style;

    4. Describe and employ strategies for effective reading;

    5. Adequately describe effective listening, note taking, memory retention, and writing skills, and methods for improving these skills;

    6. Identify and accurately judge the credibility of websites;

    7. Describe and use different methods of exam preparation;

    8. Explain test anxiety and list strategies for reducing it;

    9. Describe the interview process and strategies for successful interviewing; and

    10. Create a resume and cover letter.

    Assessment Items

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    Contact Hours

    150 learning hours in online self-paced mode.

    Prerequisites

    None.

    Corequisites

    None.

    Assumed Knowledge

    NONE

    Incompatible Units

    NONE.

    Equivalent Units

    NO.


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