Courses & Units

Practice and Portfolio 1 ZAP101

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

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Introduction

This subject introduces the concept of learning through practice, by exposing students to authentic and engaged learning experiences designed to develop their understanding of work and the workplace. Students are introduced to (i) different methods of and approach to practice, (ii) how issues such as values, ethics, empathy and leadership are reflected in the workplace, and (iii) the role of reflection and deliberative thinking in developing workplace-based knowledge, skills, attitudes and aspirations.

Students will develop personal responsibility for and autonomy in developing their portfolio of practice. This will require an understanding of "self" through reflection throughout the subject and in combination with relevant companion discipline subject(s).

Students will be required to organise the work of self and identify where self-improvement may be required. This will be reflected in educational plans developed in consultation with their Practice and Portfolio Advisor.

Summary

Unit name Practice and Portfolio 1
Unit code ZAP101
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Office of the University College
Teaching staff

TBA

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Term 1 On-Campus Off-Campus Domestic Domestic
Hobart Term 3 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Term 1 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Term 3 On-Campus Domestic
Cradle Coast Term 1 On-Campus Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Term 1 4/2/2019 12/3/2019 13/3/2019 12/4/2019
Term 3 22/7/2019 26/8/2019 27/8/2019 27/9/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Field of Education
1 2019: $410.00 079900

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Co-requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Assessment
  • Portfolio Assessment (20%) (e.g. reflection, image, talk, video clip)
  • Interim Plan (30%) (e.g. mind map, pitch, presentation, proposal)
  • Final Proposal (50%) (e.g. report, plan, presentation, poster, blog, TED-type talk)
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Textbooks

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