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EV3018 - Professional Placement

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Sch of Earth & Environmental Sciences (pre 2015)

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In response to the increased value our society places on environmental issues and sustainable development, in the study of Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences or Planning, EV3018 provides the student with an opportunity to work in an environment that supports professional practice in the workplace. The student is assessed on select criteria designed specifically to assess the performance in the workplace via the Work Skills Development Framework (Bandaranaike & Willison, 2009) - http://www.jcu.edu.au/teaching/idc/groups/public/documents/advice/jcuprd_047283.pdf

Learning Outcomes

  • An opportunity to relate theoretical knowledge to practice experience in the workplace while developing a suite of skills required in the professions of environmental sciences, earth sciences and urban and regional planning.
Prerequisites: AT LEAST 12 CREDITS AT LEVEL 2
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
EV4004 EV5008

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 06-Feb-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 4
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Sue Bandaranaike
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 5
Census Date 08-May-2014
Coordinator: Dr Sue Bandaranaike
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Coordinator: Dr Sue Bandaranaike
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 8
Census Date 21-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 9
Census Date 09-Oct-2014
Coordinator: Dr Sue Bandaranaike, Dr Yetta Gurtner
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 10
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); reflective essay (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 06-Feb-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 4
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 5
Census Date 08-May-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 8
Census Date 21-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 9
Census Date 09-Oct-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 10
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coordinator: Dr Yetta Gurtner
Lecturer: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); essays (45%); oral assessment (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Sue Bandaranaike.
Workload expectations:
  • 210 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement proposal and progress (15%); assignments (45%); oral assessment (40%).

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