Course Title: Collect and organise information

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4171

Course Title: Collect and organise information

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to identify, collect and organise information.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

At RMIT, the competency Collect and organise information is contextualised by your chosen writing courses.  Collect and organise information is delivered and assessed along with each of your Produce Writing specialisations

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSRAD01A Collect and organise information


1.  Collect the information

2.  Assess the information

3.  Organise the information

4.  Communicate the information 

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will be able to collect and organise information for use within a range of writing tasks. <!--EndFragment-->

Overview of Assessment

Assessment includes the completion of a written exercise and demonstration of competency through your chosen writing specialisations.