10 cp Prerequisites Nil Incompatible INFO117 Reasoning and Critical Thinking for IS Professionals; and BUSN100 Reasoning and Communication. Teaching Organisation 12 weeks or equivalent. This unit is offered in mixed-mode where there will be 16 hours of direct contact during the two residential periods consisting of lectures and tutorials/workshops. In addition, there will be an online component which will be undertaken between the two residential periods. Students are expected to spend approximately 150 hours in total for a 10 credit point unit.
Reasoning and communication are recognised as two of education’s most valued outcomes. This introductory unit has been designed to develop explicitly students’ reasoning, thinking and communication skills as both a foundation for formal studies and for effective transition to the workplace. Effective reasoning and communication skills for interpersonal as well as workplace collaboration will be developed.