Professional Evidence (Government and Policy) (11237.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Canberra School Of Politics, Economics And Society||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate career-readiness, a clear professional identity, and insight into the skills, knowledge and personal attribute necessary to meet the standards of performance and practice expected by their profession;
2. Critically reflect on their learning and the development of their skills throughout their course and consider their ongoing development into their professional lives;
3. Critically analyse the impact of individual actions on others in professional government and policy settings and the impact of the profession on society; and
4. Synthesise high-level conceptual and practical understanding and knowledge of government and policy to develop useful solutions to real-world problems.
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
2. UC graduates are global citizens - communicate effectively in diverse cultural and social settings
Prerequisites11010 Professional Orientation (Commerce) OR 11011 Professional Orientation (Business) OR 11012 Professional Orientation (Government and Policy) OR 11507 Professional Orientation (Fundamentals) OR 9799 Foundations of Professional Planning AND Students must have passed at least 48 credit points OR permission required from the unit convener.
Equivalent units11173 Professional Evidence (Business) and 11171 Professional Evidence (Commerce).
Assumed knowledgeIt is assumed that the student will have a good understanding of basic principles of economics and of the structures and functions of politics and government.
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||08 February 2021||On-Campus||Dr Michael Walsh|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||02 August 2021||Flexible||Dr Michael Depercy|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||07 February 2022||Flexible||Dr Michael Walsh|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||Flexible||Dr Michael Walsh|
There is no set textbook for this unit. Required readings will be made available via the Canvas site.
Students are expected to attend and contribute to the class discussions each week. Participation is assessed.
Required IT skills
Some familiarity with social media would be an advantage.
Work placement, internships or practicums
This unit includes a job application simulation.