CRITICAL THINKING AND WRITING
2006/2007, Semester 2
Non-Faculty-Based Departments (Ctr For English Language Communication)
Modular Credits: --
This course aims to foster the critical thinking, reading and writing skills which engineering students need to be successful in the university and in the engineering profession. Learners are taught the fundamentals of analyzing written ideas/arguments of others and they simultaneously practice writing approaches typical of the academic and professional settings: exposition, evaluation, analysis, argumentation and research.
Prerequisites: A Pass or Exemption from English for Academic Purposes Modules Preclusions: ES2000
0 lecture hours per week.
3 tutorial hours per week.
0 lab hours per week.
5 hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week.
2 hours for preparatory work by a student per week.