The unit is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars/on campus sessions, required and recommended readings and the online website. More detailed information regarding the unit content and requirements is provided through the unit website. It is essential that each student carefully reads the information provided in the unit website at the start of the semester and adheres to all unit requirements as detailed in the unit website.
Due to the requirement to use the online website, students will need to have computer and internet access to complete the unit.
Attendance at seminars/on campus sessions, lecture listening and required readings are a compulsory requirement of the unit.
To pass the unit all assessment pieces must be completed and submitted and a grade of 50% or higher must be achieved.
Details of the required textbook and the required unit readings are available through the iLearn site for this unit. A list of additional recommended readings are also provided in the unit website.
The unit website is available at ilearn.mq.edu.au. You are required to check this website at least once per week.
The workload for the unit requires 9 hours of compulsory study per week (150 hours per semester), including careful reading of the online unit information, weekly lecture listening, on campus session attendance, unit readings and completion and submission of all assessment tasks.
Student feedback is valued and encouraged in this unit and informs yearly revisions to the unit.