Course Title: Develop study skills for science

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3399 Certificate III in Science

Course Title: Develop study skills for science

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019,
Term1 2020,
Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Rauha Quazi

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4277

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge to establish a range of study strategies and develop specific study skills for science.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU22066 Develop study skills for science


1. Develop effective study strategies for science

2. Develop note-taking skills

3. Apply critical thinking skills to respond to study tasks

4. Participate in group activity to complete study tasks

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may include a portfolio of completed activities, group work and presentations.