Communication and Information Project PG (9107.4)
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|0.25||6||Faculty Of Arts And Design|
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|School Of Arts And Communications||Post 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 completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and the ability to reflect critically on theory and professional practice;
2. Apply an advanced knowledge of recent disciplinary developments in strategic communication or information studies;
3. Demonstrate skills and understanding in the processes of developing novel research or scholarship;
4. Undertake a research project or professional project and deliver its findings with autonomy and accountability; and
5. Present the findings of the research report or professional project in academic forums.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - take pride in their professional and personal integrity
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
2. UC graduates are global citizens - adopt an informed and balanced approach across professional and international boundaries
2. UC graduates are global citizens - behave ethically and sustainably in their professional and personal lives
2. UC graduates are global citizens - communicate effectively in diverse cultural and social settings
Prerequisites9111 Social Research PG PLEASE NOTE: The Summer Term offering of this unit is only available to students who have received written approval from the unit convener.
Assumed knowledgeKnowledge of and ability to apply social research methods.
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To be discussed with convenors
Recommended reference text: Bryman, A. (2016). Social Research Methods. (5th ed.). Oxford University Press.
Required IT skills
Basic internet literacies assumed. Students must be able to access and use email and Canvas, plus use schoalrly databases via the UC library or elsewhere.
Work placement, internships or practicums