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Gold Coast
Lismore
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Unit description

Introduces students to basic aspects of compliance management in engineering projects and organisations. Students will learn to plan compliant operations and projects in terms of safety, sustainability and quality.

Unit content

Module 1: Legal frameworks

Module 2: Management systems

Module 3: Quality management systems

Module 4: Workplace health and safety management systems

Module 5: Environmental management systems

Module 6: Project approval

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1explain how key regulatory and compliance frameworks, including workplace health and safety, quality and sustainability, apply to engineering
2identify and manage compliance risks
3manage the project development approval process

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. explain how key regulatory and compliance frameworks, including workplace health and safety, quality and sustainability, apply to engineering
  2. identify and manage compliance risks
  3. manage the project development approval process

Prescribed Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts
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Prescribed Resources/Equipment
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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Report50%
Report30%
Presentation20%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Report50%
Report30%
Presentation20%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Report50%
Report30%
Presentation20%
Notice

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Fee information

Domestic

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