Provides students with the opportunity to integrate university studies with experience of professional practice. Students apply, practise and extend knowledge and skills developed in their previous studies through a supervised professional placement.
Topic 1: Occupational health and safety issues,
Topic 2: Writing a work placement proposal
Topic 3: Ethical practice
Topic 4: Skills of reflective practice
Topic 5: Establishing a diary of reflective practice
Other topics in this unit will be specific to the specific placement
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.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||demonstrate theoretical knowledge required to work safely and ethically within the workplace||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|2||create a workplace project related to an area of professional practice||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|3||engage in critical reflective practice resulting in improvement in professional capabilities and skills||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|4||demonstrate the ability to work independently and collaboratively in an ethical and responsible manner within the workplace||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|5||apply discipline knowledge and complex reasoning skills in a workplace context||Intellectual rigour||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.
Commencing 2016 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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