About this Specialization
Develop skills in information & digital literacy, problem-solving, critical thinking and communication.
This Specialization 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.
About the instructor
Katherine Olston is Deputy Director (Digital Learning) at the Centre for English Teaching (CET), the University of Sydney, Australia; she has a Masters in Learning Science and Technology (Research, University of Sydney), an International Diploma of Language Teaching Management (University of Queensland), and an Masters of Fine Art (Research, University of New South Wales). Katherine is passionate about technology-enhanced pedagogy, and is actively engaged in researching teaching and learning in the digital space.