University of Technology Sydney

16104 Preparatory Studies

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UTS: Design, Architecture and Building: School of the Built Environment
Credit points: 6 cp

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Result type: Grade and marks


This subject helps students to develop professional communication and computing skills. It covers basic research methodologies including library skills, information gathering, written communication skills, and academic and essay/report writing. It also includes oral presentation skills, industry orientation and basic technical drawing skills.