|1.||Identify and assess key issues in the discipline of communication studies and present their contemporary relevance;|
|2.||Elaborate the importance and key role of communication in personal, interpersonal, intrapersonal, professional, social and cultural life;|
|3.||Investigate and synthesise some key research areas and issues related to the study of communication;|
|4.||Apply analytical thinking and conceptualisation skills to a range of issues in communication interactions; and|
|5.||Synthesise theoretical and analytical ideas and apply them to 'real life' communication situations.|
|Assignment||Blog - Focused critique on communication||10%|
|Presentation||Oral interactive presentation||20%|
|Report||Group communication report||30%|
|Test||VU Short Answer Test||40%|
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