Unit

School Of Humanities And Communication Arts

Foundations of Academic EnglishWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 102735.1

Discipline: STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Adrian Hale


Equivalent Units
100846 - Analytical Reading and Writing, 700131 - Analytical Reading and Writing (WSTC), 700291 - Foundations of Academic English (WSTC)

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Autumn  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Autumn  Yes  Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Autumn  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Autumn  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Academic English is a particular kind of English that is used in academic writing and other professional contexts. This unit aims to improve students’ written communication skills in academic English. The unit content includes English grammar as well as analytical reading and writing in academic English. Students will also learn to identify and to make cogent and sophisticated arguments using various written formats. Student work will be assessed in terms of theoretical and applied knowledge as well as in terms of writing skills.


Courses
1519.8Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation)CURRENT
1651.8Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary)CURRENT
1652.8Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)CURRENT
1655.7Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars)CONTINUING
1655.8Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars)CONTINUING
1655.9Bachelor of Arts (Dean's Scholars)CURRENT
1658.5Bachelor of International StudiesCURRENT
1692.7Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation) Dean's ScholarsCURRENT
1706.1Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1706.2Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1706.3Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
1706.4Bachelor of ArtsCURRENT
1707.4Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of International StudiesCURRENT
1708.5Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12)CURRENT
1739.4Bachelor of International Studies (Dean's Scholars)CURRENT
1807.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
1808.3Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
1810.1Bachelor of Languages and LinguisticsCURRENT
1813.2Bachelor of Arts (Interpreting and Translation Studies) (exit only)CURRENT
1818.3Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
1820.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
1822.3Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary) Dean's ScholarsCURRENT
1823.4Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) Dean's ScholarsCURRENT
1842.1Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Creative IndustriesCURRENT
2537.12Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
2758.5Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
3763.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of ArtsCURRENT
3764.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCURRENT
6017.2Diploma in Arts/Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth-5/Birth-12)CONTINUING
6017.3Diploma in Arts/Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth-5/Birth-12)CURRENT


Specialisations

KT1000.1PsychologyCURRENT
SM1129.1English Teaching Specialisation (Birth - 5/Birth -12)CURRENT




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