Aboriginal Tertiary Foundations
|Course code EPHUMA112||Units 10||English Language & Foundation Studies Centre|
Designed to provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students with the learning skills necessary for tertiary study.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||Through the use of in-class activities, assessments, personalised learning contracts and a range of experiential exercises this course will:|
1. review the assessment structures commonly used at The University of Newcastle.
2. increase competence in reading and note-taking skills.
3. increase confidence and competence in a range of written formats suitable for the commencement of tertiary study.
4. improve listening, speaking and discussion skills.
5. develop and improve computer skills.
6. develop the ability to retrieve, synthesize, critically evaluate and present relevant information.
7. develop and improve groupwork
8. apply learning skills in order to improve various assessment techniques including essay writing, seminar presentations and examinations.
|Content||This course is designed to provide students with the tertiary skills and aptitude necessary for successful tertiary study, on a personalised basis.|
|Modes of Delivery||Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning|
|Contact Hours||Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks|
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for EPHUMA112|