Learning and Communicating Online

COM10003 12.5 Credit Points Online


  • One Teaching Period or equivalent

Contact hours

  • Recommended 8 hours of study per week, fully online

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning. For Online unit delivery, learning is conducted exclusively online.

2022 teaching periods

Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 2
Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 3

11 Jul 22 - 9 Oct 22

1 Nov 22

Last self enrolment:
24 Jul 22

5 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
26 Aug 22

7 Nov 22 - 5 Feb 23

28 Feb 23

Last self enrolment:
20 Nov 22

2 Dec 22

Last withdraw without fail:
23 Dec 22



Aims and objectives

This unit examines different theories, approaches, and styles of learning aimed at understanding how we learn, to develop confidence, capability, and essential skills in a tertiary and professional environment.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Explore, evaluate, and use learning strategies
ULO2Identify and apply theories of learning
ULO3Develop and apply effective online learning skills
ULO4Reflect on self as a learner