Semester 2, 2016
Academic writing and study skills intensive modules — for Undergraduate students
These intensive modules will help you develop skills and strategies to meet the challenges of university study. Topics include time management, notetaking, reading strategies, referencing and critical thinking. Tertiary Preparation Pathway students (TPP) are welcome to attend.
The intensive modules are delivered in three-hour sessions across three days. You can attend any or all of these sessions.
Students at USC SouthBank, USC Fraser Coast and USC Gympie can attend a series of sessions scheduled over two days.
|Academic writing and study skills||Sippy Downs||6, 7, 8 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||9am-12 noon||EG.18|
|Academic writing and study skills (repeated)||Sippy Downs||11, 12, 13 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||1pm-4pm||LT6|
|Academic writing and study skills||SouthBank||20, 21 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||9am-1pm (includes break)||Building A4, 2.06|
|Reading, researching, essay writing||Fraser Coast||14 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||10am-3pm (includes break)||
Reading 10am A1.22
Researching 11am A1.25
Essay 1pm A1.39
|Citing, referencing, report writing||Fraser Coast||15 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||10am -3pm (includes break)||
A1.39 all day
|Reading, researching, essay writing||Gympie||18 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||10am-3pm (includes break)||
Reading & Researching 10 am G.19
Essay 1pm G.13A
|Citing, referencing, report writing||Gympie||19 July 2016 (attend any or all sessions)||10am-3pm (includes break)||
G.13A all day
Proofreading for tertiary purposes module
This three-hour module will help you develop skills in editing academic writing. You will learn basic rules of grammar, paragraph and sentence structure, and techniques in paraphrasing and editing.
|Proofreading for tertiary purposes||Sippy Downs||6, 7 July 2016||1pm-4pm||EG.18|
|Proofreading for tertiary purposes (repeat)||Sippy Downs||12, 13 July 2016||9am-12noon||LT6|
Academic writing and study skills intensive module — for Postgraduate by coursework students
This intensive module is designed for Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Masters by Coursework students to help build the advanced academic skills needed at these levels. We will study critical reading; argument; features of academic writing; synthesising information; academic integrity; and selected genres
|Academic writing and study skills
|Sippy Downs||13, 14, 15 July 2016||10am-4pm (includes break)||13 July LT5
14, 15 July LT6
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