Synthesising & Evaluating Arguments in English

    Course details

    • Code: ENGL.4404
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: English
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class80 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)On Demand
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Students will evaluate, synthesise and use ideas from a range of extended texts in complex English for general, workplace or academic contexts.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. apply listening skills to understand main ideas and key supporting details of extended spoken complex English discourse for general, workplace or academic contexts
  2. actively participate in oral discussions in complex English, for general, workplace or academic contexts
  3. use reading skills to evaluate and synthesise extended texts, written in complex English prose, on a range of topics for general, workplace or academic contexts
  4. write extended coherent texts in complex English for general, workplace or academic contexts

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

This course includes NZQA unit standards 22751 and 22892.

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017