Lecture content will be delivered to you online via your ilearn site in the form of a screencast videos with associated online activities which will be available through the ACOM1001 ilearn site. There are no face to face lectures.
Two on-campus days will be held for external students. You are strongly encouraged to attend both of these valuable face to face classes, which are held on Saturdays. Check the exact days in your timetable.
External students have access to the unit covenor and a tutor. You will be notified of the name and contact details at the beginning of semester.
The prescribed text book is
Brick, J., Herke, M. & Wong, D. (2016). Academic Culture: A student’s guide to studying at university. (3rd ed). South Yarra, Vic: Palgrave Macmillan
You can order this book online from the co-op bookshop online site: http://www.coop.com.au
Recommended texts and apps you may find useful:
Butt, D., Fahey, R., Feez, S., & Spinks S. 2012, Using Functional Grammar: an Explorer’s Guide,
Palgrave Macmillan, (third edition).
iGE Grammar App for iPhone, iPad and Android (Available from the App store).
Collins COBUILD English Grammar HarperCollins, 2011