WRIT 101

Writing English

This course is designed to improve the academic writing and general communication of students from all disciplines. During the course, students practise techniques for generating, drafting and revising a variety of written texts; they also develop research and referencing skills. Three hours of workshop attendance each week are required by selecting one option from the workshop times listed below. 100% internal assessment.

Taught by the School of Linguistics & Applied Language, part of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

20 points

Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
None

Tuition fees

Domestic
$818.00
International
$3650.00

Set Texts

Wallace, Derek (2008). Becoming an effective writer. Auckland: Pearson Education NZ

Recommended Reading

Sword, Helen (2007). The writer’s diet. Auckland: Pearson Education NZ. Approx $45 for both books as a package available at vicbooks.

CRN 4690Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Thursday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY108

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Thursday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY108

CRN 8786Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Thursday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY404

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Thursday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY404

CRN 15108Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY403

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY403

CRN 15109Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

CRN 15110Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY403

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY403

CRN 15111Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ101

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ101

CRN 15117Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24202

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24202

CRN 19702Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Tuesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY107

CRN 19703Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY403

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY403

CRN 19704Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

CRN 19705Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Wednesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Wednesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

CRN 19706Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY303

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY303

CRN 19707Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Coordinator: Keith Comer.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY107

CRN 2071Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Wednesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY403

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Wednesday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY403

CRN 8787Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY401

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY401

CRN 11334Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

CRN 15113Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KK107

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KK107

CRN 15114Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY303

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY303

CRN 15115Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY403

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Monday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY403

CRN 15118Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    20 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) KP20101

CRN 19710Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

CRN 19711Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Tuesday
    13:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KK104

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Tuesday
    13:10 - 16:00
    New Kirk KK104

CRN 19714Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Tuesday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY303

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Tuesday
    13:10 - 16:00
    Murphy MY303

CRN 19716Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ101

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ101

CRN 19717Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 2

Teaching dates 14th July 2014 - 24th August 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

Teaching dates 8th September 2014 - 19th October 2014

  1. Wednesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY107

CRN 6929Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    New Kirk KK202A
  2. Friday
    09:00 - 11:50
    New Kirk KK202A

CRN 15448Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 17th November 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Wednesday
    11:00 - 14:00
    Von Zedlitz VZ107
  2. Friday
    11:00 - 14:00
    Von Zedlitz VZ107

CRN 15449Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    10:00 - 12:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ107
  2. Thursday
    10:00 - 12:50
    Von Zedlitz VZ107

CRN 15450Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY103
  2. Friday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY103

CRN 19718Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    18:10 - 21:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24103
  2. Thursday
    18:10 - 21:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24103

CRN 19719Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 16:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24203
  2. Wednesday
    14:10 - 16:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24203
  3. Friday
    14:10 - 16:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24203

CRN 19720Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    18:10 - 21:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24201
  2. Thursday
    18:10 - 21:00
    24 Kelburn Pde KP24201

CRN 19734Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY103
  2. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    Murphy MY103

CRN 19735Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY404
  2. Friday
    09:00 - 11:50
    Murphy MY404

CRN 19860Limited Entry

This is a limited entry course.

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 1st December 2014 - 21st December 2014

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 17:00
    New Kirk KK106
  2. Thursday
    14:10 - 17:00
    New Kirk KK106

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.