WRIT1000 - Writing English: Style and Method
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - 6 credit points
HECS Band one
Domestic Fee: $3,000
International Fee: $3,450
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Department permission required for enrolment in the following session(s): 2
1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr tutorial/week
4x500wd written assignments (40%) and 3x800wd essays (60%)
Faigley, L. 2011. The Little Penguin Handbook. Australasian edition. Sydney: Longman. ISBN: 978144233783.
This unit teaches the fundamentals of constructing effective and well-written English. It will focus on writing clear and coherent sentences, including word choices, punctuation, grammar, style, parallelism, and syntax. It will also highlight the methods for producing coherent paragraphs: topic sentences, transitions, concision, and organisation.