Course Title: Develop, refine and communicate concept for own work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5181

Course Title: Develop, refine and communicate concept for own work

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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 for students to develop, refine and communicate their concept for a piece of work.  

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVCOR03A Develop, refine and communicate concept for own work


1. Develop concept

2. Refine concept  

3. Communicate concept                        

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 developing, refining and communicating a concept for their own work.

    * Students will be required to develop, refine and  communicate a concept in the production of at least two pieces of writing within their chosen Writing specialisation.