Unit Set Information

Writing Minor

Effective from 01-JAN-2017 : Code MIAAIE

This minor introduces students to creative, community, therapeutic and biographical forms of writing. It extends their understanding of the English language, literary research, writing practices, and publication standards.


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This Minor can be studied in the following courses:

Mode of Delivery

On Campus at Joondalup, Mount Lawley

Learning Outcomes

Minor Structure

Complete 90 credit points (6 units) from the following:

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
WRT1101Language and Writing15
WRT1103Creativity and Writing15
WRT1110Introduction to Editing15
WRT2106Writing Therapy15
WRT2213Creative Writing15
WRT3105Writing Drama15
WRT3215Authorship and Publication15
WRT3107Writing Poetry15
WRT3120Biographical and Autobiographical Writing15

Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.