Stackable Credentials study

Curious about studying a Curtin degree, but unsure whether you are ready to commit? Curtin is now offering you the opportunity to build your degree and study up to two online units, listed below, without needing to meet any entry requirements. Upon successful completion, you may be eligible for admission into a Curtin course


Introduction to Writing

Explore representation in writing and how the dynamic relationship between Self and Other plays a central role in the writing process. Be introduced to a variety of genres and forms essential to the portfolio of a professional writer, and discover how creative writing techniques can enrich your professional work. This unit is nested within the Bachelor of Arts (Professional Writing).

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Web Communication

Online communication underpins collaboration between people, either in formal groups or loose networks and is now a key part of the media. Upon completion, you’ll become an effective and sophisticated user of the Internet, able to deploy its techniques, technologies and underlying concepts for online communication, collaboration and media. This unit is nested within the Bachelor of Arts (Internet Communications).

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Internet and Everyday Life

Through analysing several specific topics such as dating, music, games, faith, health, and politics, you will investigate the Internet from various perspectives and across a range of experiences. You will also learn to analyse the Internet conceptually, understanding how technology and society intertwine. This unit is nested within the Bachelor of Arts (Internet Communications).

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Understanding Architecture

Be introduced to selected architectural themes and concepts underlying the design and production of architecture. Architectural ideas and theory will be discussed through specific theories, texts, and examples of international, national and local works. This unit is nested within the Bachelor of Applied Science (Architectural Science).

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Learning Theory for Educators

Study an overview of theoretical perspectives on human learning including behaviourism, humanism, constructivism and cognitivism which can be applied to early childhood and primary teaching. This unit is nested within the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) and (Primary Education) degrees.

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Project Management Overview

Study the concept of a project, project management and project success. Apply systems theory to projects and analyse project management processes for initiation, planning, controlling and closing for managing scope, human resources, communication and stakeholders. This unit is nested within the Master of Science (Project Management).

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Foundations of Educational Research

You will examine and evaluate research as social, cultural and political practice; qualitative and quantitative research paradigms; approaches to the design and presentation of educational research; tools for interpreting, conducting and communicating research. This unit is nested within the Master of Education.

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