Cross-Cultural Professional Practice (9855.1)
|Level:||Undergraduate Third Year Level|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Sport and Exercise Science|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2017 Summer Semester DR Tanya LAWLIS (Ph: +61 2 62068911 ) INTERNPLCE 2017 Winter Term DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) FLEXIBLE 2017 Semester 2 DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) FLEXIBLE 2018 Summer Semester DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) INTERNPLCE 2018 Semester 1 DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) FLEXIBLE 2018 Winter Term DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) FLEXIBLE 2018 Semester 2 DR Naroa ETXEBARRIA (Ph: +61 2 62012163 ) FLEXIBLE 2019 Summer Semester DR Tanya LAWLIS (Ph: +61 2 62068911 ) FLEXIBLE
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- Semester 2, 2017, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (174059) - View
- Winter Term, 2017, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (164499) - View
- Summer Semester, 2016/17, INTERNPLCE, BRUCE (163459) - View
- Winter Term, 2016, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (152598) - View
- Semester 2, 2015, FLEXIBLE, BRUCE (149728) - View
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This unit will be offered as an elective available to all courses offered by Faculty of Health. It will complement the development of professional graduates by providing students with a deeper understanding of their respective industry in a cross-cultural situation. This situated learning enables students to participate in the social and professional community where personal and professional knowledge, confidence and competence can be enhanced.
Students will be assigned to a relevant academic mentor/supervisor for the duration of the unit. They will be challenged to make comparisons between the understanding and practices in different cultural settings. They will further develop their graduate skill base through cultural immersion and engagement and will be asked to critically reflect on key discipline-related theoretical and practical concepts and their application in the cross-cultural domain.
On the successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Participate in a cross-cultural professional setting and apply previously gained skills and knowledge;
2. Critically analyse and articulate the contextual influences that inform both similarities and differences between cultural settings;
3. Demonstrate enhanced cultural intelligence through engagement with diverse professionals and peers; and
4. Demonstrate ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with people whose attitudes, values, knowledge and skills may be significantly different from their own.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 2, 2017
- Winter Term, 2017
- Summer Semester, 2016/17
- Winter Term, 2016
- Semester 2, 2015
Unit materials will be available online and contact sessions will be negotiated with students depending on circumstance. There is an expectation that through a combination of practical engagement and completion of assessment items students will be required to complete a minimum of 150 hours of unit-related work.
Must have passed 48 credit points and permission of the Unit Convener.
Must be in a Faculty-led program.