Course Title: Collect and organise information

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5181

Course Title: Collect and organise information

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: Professional Writing Administration

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4368

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

This competency is studied and assessed along with a Produce Writing specialisation

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSRAD01A Collect and organise information


1. Collect relevant information

2. Assess the information

3. Organise the information

4. Communicate the information

Learning Outcomes

Not applicable

Overview of Assessment

To show competency in this course:

    * Students will be required to complete a short written assignment demonstrating understanding of the importance of collecting and organising information.

    * Students will be required to collect and organise information in the production of at least two pieces of writing within their chosen Writing Specialisation.