The Creative Artefact: Publication Folio B

Qualification: Postgraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: Swinburne University of Technology
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About this unit

As a continuation of Writing and Praxis: Publication Folio A, The Creative Artefact: Publication Folio B delivers both academic lessons is writing and practical writing skills to aid you in developing your writing portfolio.

Delivered online by Open Universities Australia in conjunction with Swinburne University, this unit will investigate and analyse a range of varying writing techniques and genres. Through the development of a research paper, you will learn the nuances and suitability of a variety of different writing methodologies and theories.

Upon completion of this unit, you will be confident in both dissecting and reviewing texts and producing well researched and planned writing projects of your own. You will be adept at both reviewing and writing across a broad variety of genres and styles.

Eligibility

In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the following course:

  • Master of Arts (Writing), Swinburne University

You must also have successfully completed the following unit before enrolling:

  • Writing and Praxis: Publication Folio A

You should also ensure that you have not already completed a previous or academically equivalent version of this unit.

Areas of study

In this writing unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Producing the original work: creativity, inspiration, perspiration
  • The student as a multi-generic writer
  • Popular fictional and non-fictional forms
  • Poetics and performance
  • Hybrid genre such as fictocriticism and narrative nonfiction
  • Genres of writing

Course pathways

This unit is a core requirement in the following course:

  • Master of Arts (Writing),?Swinburne University of Technology

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

Combined with its precursor unit, Writing and Praxis: Publication Folio A, The Creative Artefact: Publication Folio B is a fantastic start to any writing career. As this unit covers a variety of different writing styles, genres and theories, you will finish this unit with great confidence in both writing and analysing work from a range of different styles.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in The Creative Artefact: Publication Folio B from Swinburne University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

 

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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