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SC5007 - Professional Project

Credit points: 06
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This is a capstone Work Integrated Learning (WIL) subject for students in a postgraduate degree. The subject requires students to further develop, apply and demonstrate their professional competencies in an applied context. Students will undertake a WIL project relevant to their discipline, and complete a minimum of 260 hours on the project, including assessments. Permission to enrol in this subject is granted once a WIL project is secured. Please contact the subject and / or your course coordinator directly to discuss eligibility.

There are additional charges for this subject; please contact the School for details.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply discipline specific knowledge, technical capabilities and skills developed throughout the degree on a work project;
  • demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills to address relevant issues / problems;
  • contribute relevant and high quality professional oral and written communication;
  • exercise self appraisal, professionalism and awareness of ethical and social responsibility.
Prerequisites: PRIOR APPROVAL

Availabilities

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Contact hours:
    • 260 hours professional experience
    Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
    Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

    External, Study Period 2
    Census Date 29-Aug-2019
    Contact hours:
      • 260 hours professional experience
      Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
      Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

      Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
      Census Date 29-Aug-2019
      Contact hours:
        • 260 hours professional experience
        Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

        Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
        Census Date 28-Mar-2019
        Contact hours:
          • 260 hours professional experience
          Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

          Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
          Census Date 28-Mar-2019
          Contact hours:
            • 260 hours professional experience
            Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

            Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
            Census Date 29-Aug-2019
            Contact hours:
              • 260 hours professional experience
              Assessment: assignments (25%); placement plan (15%); dairy & reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

              Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.