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Language, life and study skills 133


 
Module code LST 133
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

In this module students use different information and time management strategies, build academic vocabulary, revise basic grammar concepts and dictionary skills, examine learning styles, memory  and note-taking techniques, practise academic reading skills and explore basic research and referencing techniques, learn how to use discourse markers and construct definitions, and are introduced to paragraph writing. The work is set in the context of the students’ field of study.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 05
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Prerequisites Admission into BSc Four-year programme and BCom Four-year programme
Contact time 4 discussion classes per week, Foundation Course
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Unit for Academic Literacy
Period of presentation Semester 1

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