Who is this class for: This course is for learners who have completed the first four courses in this Specialization. It is a high-level academic skills course designed to increase your level of academic preparedness prior to commencement of your studies in an English-medium university. The course equips you for full participation and engagement with your studies by building awareness and understanding of the core values and expectations of academic culture. The course may also benefit learners who have already commenced their studies and would like to further improve their academic skills to support and increase their chance for success at university.

Created by:  The University of Sydney

  • Katherine Olston

    Taught by:  Katherine Olston, Deputy Director (Digital Learning)

    University of Sydney Centre for English Teaching

  • Luke Alexander

    Taught by:  Luke Alexander, Academic Literacy Instructor and MOOC Learning Instructor

    Centre for English Teaching

  • Lydia Dutcher

    Taught by:  Lydia Dutcher, Education Manager, Graduate Programs

    Centre for English Teaching

  • Jessica Blackburn

    Taught by:  Jessica Blackburn, Academic Literacy Instructor and MOOC Learning Designer

    Centre for English Teaching
Basic Info
Commitment6 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.

How It Works
Trabajo del curso
Trabajo del curso

Cada curso es como un libro de texto interactivo, con videos pregrabados, cuestionarios y proyectos.

Ayuda de tus compañeros
Ayuda de tus compañeros

Conéctate con miles de estudiantes y debate ideas y materiales del curso, y obtén ayuda para dominar los conceptos.


Obtén reconocimiento oficial por tu trabajo y comparte tu éxito con amigos, compañeros y empleadores.

The University of Sydney
The University of Sydney is one of the world’s leading comprehensive research and teaching universities, consistently ranked in the top 1 percent of universities in the world. In 2015, we were ranked 45 in the QS World University Rankings, and 100 percent of our research was rated at above, or well above, world standard in the Excellence in Research for Australia report.
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Accede a los materiales del curso


Accede a los materiales con calificación


Recibe una calificación final


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