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Social Work units of study descriptions

Social Work

WRIT1000 Writing: Style and Method

Credit points: 6 Session: Semester 1,Semester 2,Summer Early Classes: 1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr tutorial/week Assessment: Online activities (15%), 4x800wd writing tasks (60%), 1x1300wd final assessment (25%) Mode of delivery: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
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.