Not currently offered
Credit points: 15
This subject will assist you in developing your writing skills for university assessment tasks and professional business communication. You will enhance your knowledge of good writing practice through working with models of excellent writing, and practising these yourself. You will also understand the expectations for completing assessment tasks in Business Writing and other subjects. In this subject, we provide regular assistance and feedback on writing practice generally, and on written assessment tasks specifically. Business Writing will assist you to successfully fulfil the writing demands of a first year business student, by progressively developing your writing skills for academic assignments and professional work, in face-to-face and online environments.
SchoolLa Trobe Business School
Subject Co-ordinatorNicole El-Haber
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Learning ActivitiesAIM and referencing exercises, essay using their research and writing skills, interactive exercises, analyse and evaluate text content, and incorporate critique into their writing.
Prerequisites Failure to reach the threshold level of the diagnostic writing indicator that all incoming 1st year Business students must complete
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Special conditionsStudents will only be eligible to enrol in this subject if they fail to meet the benchmark set for the Writing Diagnostic required of all commencing UG students of the Business School. Successful completion of this subject will be a program requirement for all UG business students failing to meet the benchmark set for the Writing Diagnostic.
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
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