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Professional Practice in Applied Science (8783.3)

Level: Undergraduate Third Year Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Education, Science, Technology & Maths
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Science

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Unit Outlines

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  • Summer Semester, 2017/18, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (182332) - View
  • Semester 2, 2017, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (166063) - View
  • Winter Term, 2017, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (166172) - View
  • Semester 1, 2017, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (165685) - View
  • Summer Semester, 2016/17, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (169338) - View
  • Semester 2, 2016, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (150591) - View
  • Semester 1, 2016, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (153828) - View
  • Semester 2, 2015, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (140911) - View
  • Winter Term, 2015, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (141119) - View
  • Semester 1, 2015, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (148123) - View

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Syllabus

Students fulfil the requirements of this unit, under limited supervision of a UC staff member, by undertaking an approved professional placement for no less than 15 x 7.5hrs days (or the part time equivalent) with an approved organisation.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will have:

1. Gained experience in working in a professional workplace in their relevant area;

2. Gained experience in undertaking professional tasks in the workplace, by participating in one or more of the following - conducting surveys, working with stakeholders, clients or customers, helping to implement management plans, and related activities;

3. An understanding of the operating environment and structure of the workplace where they do their placement;

4. Adhered to the standards and requirements of the workplace where they do their placement; and

5. Prepared a logbook of their activities at the workplace and a report on the project(s) they conducted during their placement and/or what they learnt during their placement.

Assessment Items

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Contact Hours

120 hours student placement (There will also be approximately 10 students in Research Project in Applied Science on the Faculty-Led Study Abroad program to NZ ? Di Gleeson convenor)

Prerequisites

Permission by Unit Convener. Written agreement on activities, placement, supervision and outputs. Restriction: This unit is incompatible for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Human Nutrition (686AA).

Equivalent Units

NO.

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