If you are a native or near-native English language speaker with an IELTS score of 8.0 overall or above (or equivalent) and studying either the Engineering and Physical Science or Medical Geo Science Pathways, you will take this Advanced Academic Skills.
This 40-credit module will enable you to extend your academic and communication skills intensively and to use your language flexibly for a wide range for academic purposes.
This is subject to prior agreement, so please contact us if you think this applies to you.
The Advanced Academic Skills module (IELTS 7.5 or above)
This 40-credit module will develop advanced academic skills for undergraduate study in Science and Engineering. The emphasis will be on advanced literacy incorporating critical thinking and analytical skills such as the development and evaluation of academic argument and the synthesis of various sources of information. Students will have the opportunity to develop excellent communication skills for higher level studies.