Communication and Behaviour Change G (11936.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Online
| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Arts And Design|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|School Of Arts And Communications||Graduate Level|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Examine and evaluate key concepts, models and terminology relevant to the interdisciplinary field of communication and its role in attitudinal and behaviour change;
2. Critically analyse a range of communication theories and models using current research and justify their application to professional communication practice and behavioural change campaigns; and
3. Develop a range of written, verbal and visual communication skills and materials that will be used to reflect and make connections between theory and practice.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
2. UC graduates are global citizens - communicate effectively in diverse cultural and social settings
2. UC graduates are global citizens - understand issues in their profession from the perspective of other cultures
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - be self-aware
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - evaluate and adopt new technology
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - reflect on their own practice, updating and adapting their knowledge and skills for continual professional and academic development
Equivalent units11628 Communication Theory: A Toolbox for Practical Problem Solving G
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2023||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||06 February 2023||Online||Dr Mathieu O'Neil|
|2023||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||06 February 2023||On-Campus||Dr Mathieu O'Neil|
All readings available on Canvas -> Reading List.
Use these readings to find other relevant peer reviewed authors and journals in the UC library databases.
Inclusion and engagement
Attending and participating in a informed manner in weekly class discussions is an essential part of this unit. It is strongly recommended to attend weekly tutorials having listened to the lecture and considered weekly readings.
Required IT skills
Work placement, internships or practicums