School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

WRIT-101 – Writing English

Points:20Prerequisites:None
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Linguistics & Applied LanguageRestrictions:None

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. Trimester 3: Withdrawal with refund by 5/12/2014; withdrawal without Associate Dean (Students) approval by 12/12/2014.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

Set Texts

Wallace, D. WRIT 101 Workbook: Becoming an effective writer.

Recommended Reading

Sword, H (2007). The Writer’s Diet. Auckland: Pearson

Peck, J., & Coyle, M. (1999). The Students Guide to Writing. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Mounsey, C. (2002). Essays and dissertations, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hughes, J., & Wallace, D. (2010). Fit to Print: The Writing and Editing Style Guide for Aotearoa New Zealand. Wellington: Dunmore.

A good dictionary and thesaurus (such as Oxford, Collins or Macquarie). 

 

N.B. The Trimester 3 workshops will resume in January after the Christmas break and run until begining of February.

 

Trimester 1 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
4690^(L15) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Thu0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]108Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Thu0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]108
8786^(L16) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Thu0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]404Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Thu0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]404
15108^(L1) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]403Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]403
15109^(L2) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]107Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]107
15110^(L3) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]403Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]403
15111^(L4) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Tue0900 - 1150Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Tue0900 - 1150Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101
15117^(L6) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Tue1410 - 170024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Tue1410 - 170024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]202
19702^(L7) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Tue1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]107Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Tue1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]107
19703^(L8) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Wed0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]403Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Wed0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]403
19704^(L9) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Thu1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Thu1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101
19705^(L10) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Wed1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Wed1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101
19706^(L11) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Wed0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]303Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Wed0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]303
19707^(L12) 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]107Keith Comer
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]107

Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
2071^(L31) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Wed1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]403 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Wed1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]403
8787^(L32) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Thu1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]401 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Thu1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]401
11334^(L17) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]107 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]107
15113^(L18) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon1310 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]107 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon1310 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]107
15114^(L19) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]303 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]303
15115^(L20) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]403 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]403
15118^(L22) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Thu1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Thu1410 - 170020 Kelburn Pde (Kate Edger Hs) [Kelburn]101
19711^(L24) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1310 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]104 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1310 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]104
19714^(L27) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]303 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1310 - 1600Murphy [Kelburn]303
19716^(L29) 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Wed0900 - 1150Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101 
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Wed0900 - 1150Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101

Trimester 3 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
6929^(L42) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Fri0900 - 1150New Kirk [Kelburn]202A 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Fri0900 - 1150New Kirk [Kelburn]202A
15448^(L33) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Thu0900 - 1200Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Thu0900 - 1200Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108
15449^(L34) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Wed, Fri1200 - 1450Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Wed, Fri1200 - 1450Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108
15450^(L35) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Fri0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]103 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Fri0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]103
19718^(L37) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Thu1810 - 210024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]103 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Thu1810 - 210024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]103
19720^(L39) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Thu1810 - 210024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]201 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Thu1810 - 210024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]201
19734^(L40) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Mon, Thu1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]103 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Mon, Thu1410 - 1700Murphy [Kelburn]103
19735^(L41) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Tue, Fri0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]301 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Tue, Fri0900 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]301
19860^(L43) 1 Dec – 21 Dec 2014Mon, Thu1410 - 1700New Kirk [Kelburn]106 
12 Jan – 1 Feb 2015Mon, Thu1410 - 1700New Kirk [Kelburn]106
  ^ indicates limited entry courses.

Course Outline Information

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