Industry and Community Engagement (Health) (10120.2)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Internship
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Health|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Discipline Of Nutrition And Dietetics||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020)
Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Critically reflect on and evaluate the standards of performance and practice expected in the workplace and the profession, and how professional skills and knowledge align with these expectations;
2. Analyse the role and application of theoretical ideas and knowledge in the professional context;
3. Identify and analyse challenges or problems within the work-integrated learning environment and develop appropriate theoretical, ethical and/or practical solutions to the problem(s);
4. Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with industry and or community based partners; and
5. Acquire, articulate and apply a range of transferable employability skills.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - take pride in their professional and personal integrity
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
2. UC graduates are global citizens - adopt an informed and balanced approach across professional and international boundaries
2. UC graduates are global citizens - behave ethically and sustainably in their professional and personal lives
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
PrerequisitesStudents must have passed 48 credit points.
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Summer Semester||30 November 2020||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||08 February 2021||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Winter Term||01 June 2021||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||02 August 2021||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Summer Semester||28 November 2021||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||07 February 2022||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Winter Term||30 May 2022||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||Internship||Dr Tanya Lawlis|
Readings to assist with finding an internship, making the most of your internship and industry-based project, industry-based project documents, developing employability skills and writing a critical reflection will be available on the UCLearn site.
Submission of assessment items
Extensions & Late submissions
Note: Hurdle assessments must be submitted by the due date. Hurdle assessments submitted after this date will not be accepted.
Use of text matching software
Moderation of assessment items will be conducted in accordance with the Faculty of Health Moderation Guidelines.
Students undertaking the internship stream are required to complete 120 hours of WIL.
To pass the unit, students must:
- submit all hurdle items by the due date; and
- attain at least 50% overall.
Required IT skills
You may be required to use IT that is new to you when on your internship or conducting the industry-based project.You will be shown how to use these IT programs by your supervisor.
Students must travel to internship sites at their own expense. If the student undertakes an internship outside of Canberra or home area they are responsible for the accommodation and transport costs. Students are also responsible for any unexpected costs that maybe incurred during the internship.
Work placement, internships or practicums
This unit involves an internship and industry-based project therefore additional student responsibilities are required in addition to those described in this section. Workplace learning requires strict adherence to professional practice principles and ethics. Client/patient confidentiality must always be maintained (see WIL guidelines and the 10120 Student Handbook on UCLearn), including for assessment items such as reports or reflections. The professional nature of this unit also requires 100% participation at all learning activities (workshops, practicals etc. if scheduled – see Section 3) for the successful completion of this unit (also see Section 6c). If attendance requirements cannot be satisfied (e.g., timetable clash), it is recommended that you meet with your Unit Convener to schedule this unit for a future teaching period.
A requirement of this unit is to undergo a Working With Vulnerable People check. Students are responsible for arranging their own checks through the ACT Office of Regulatory Services. Students are also responsible for any payments associated with the Working With Vulnerable People check.
- Winter Term, 2021, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (201123)
- Semester 1, 2021, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (200515)
- Summer Semester, 2021, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (198741)
- Semester 2, 2020, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (198739)
- Winter Term, 2020, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (198738)
- Semester 1, 2020, Internship, UC - Canberra, Bruce (198743)