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Horas para completar

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Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...
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Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 18 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Introduction to the course & How to identify a real world problem

In this module, you will be introduced to the course and then begin your project proposal. You will do this firstly by choosing a community that means something to you and identifying a real world problem within that community you would like to solve. This will help you to create a project that means something to you and that you can be passionate about. Then you will brainstorm the causes and effects of that problem before finally writing out a problem statement!...
Reading
8 videos (Total 26 minutos), 9 readings, 2 quizzes
Video8 videos
1.1a Introduction to the Capstone5m
1.1 Discussions1m
1.1 Weekly Peer Review1m
1.1 Resources1m
1.2a Identifying a Real World Problem5m
1.3a Causes & Effects4m
1.4 Writing a Problem Statement3m
Reading9 lecturas
Overview of Weekly Topics & Learning Outcomes10m
Assessment Overview2m
Stage 1 - Step by step example10m
Community Brainstorm2m
Issues Brainstorm2m
Cause & Effects Brainstorm2m
Word Storm2m
Question Map2m
Mind Map2m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

Researching the Current State

This module relates to Stage 2 of your Capstone project. Use the resources here to help you search for information, collate and then use the information in order to assess and describe the current state of your issue. ...
Reading
2 videos (Total 12 minutos), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
2.2a Writing a Background Paragraph6m
Reading2 lecturas
Processing and Coding1m
Stage 2 - Step by step example10m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
6 horas para completar

Solving the problem: Defining the Desired State

This module relates to Stages 3, 4 and 5 of your Capstone project. Use the resources here to help you generate ideas and then combine them with research for the desired state. You will then brainstorm possible actions you could do in order to bridge the gap between the current state of your issue, identified in Stage 2, and your desired states. You will also need to evaluate and refine those actions. ...
Reading
2 videos (Total 10 minutos), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
Video2 videos
3.2a Evaluating the Actions6m
Reading2 lecturas
Stage 3 - Step by step example10m
Stage 4 and 5 - Step by step example10m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

Write the project proposal

This module relates to Stages 6 and 7 of your Capstone project. Use the resources here to help you summarise your project, create SMART goals, a detailed action plan and a list of all the participants and resources your project will require. You will also find resources on polishing and refining your proposal for submission. ...
Reading
4 videos (Total 17 minutos), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video4 videos
4.2a Action Plans3m
4.3a Participants & Resources4m
4.4a Titles & Refining and Polishing3m
Reading1 lectura
Stages 6 and 7 - Step by step example15m

Instructores

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Katherine Olston

Deputy Director (Digital Learning)
University of Sydney Centre for English Teaching
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Luke Alexander

Academic Literacy Instructor and MOOC Learning Instructor
Centre for English Teaching
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Lydia Dutcher

Education Manager, Graduate Programs
Centre for English Teaching
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Jessica Blackburn

Academic Literacy Instructor and MOOC Learning Designer
Centre for English Teaching

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The University of Sydney is one of the world’s leading comprehensive research and teaching universities, consistently ranked in the top 1 percent of universities in the world. In 2015, we were ranked 45 in the QS World University Rankings, and 100 percent of our research was rated at above, or well above, world standard in the Excellence in Research for Australia report....

Acerca del programa especializado Academic Skills for University Success

Develop skills in information & digital literacy, problem-solving, critical thinking and communication. This Specialization is a high-level academic skills course designed to increase your level of academic preparedness prior to commencement of your studies in an English-medium university. The course equips you for full participation and engagement with your studies by building awareness and understanding of the core values and expectations of academic culture....
Academic Skills for University Success

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