Courses & Units

Practice and Portfolio 16 ZAP208

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Introduction

In this subject, students will be expected to adapt the fundamental principles, concepts and techniques learnt  in year 1 and year 2 companion subjects, and apply them to known and unknown practice situations, in combination with relevant companion discipline subject(s). This subject builds on concepts of learning through practice in year 1, by introducing students to more complex learning experiences such as work placements, wicked problems and internships. Students are required in all learning experiences to use initiative and judgement when planning, problem solving and decision making as would be expected in para-professional practice.

Students will exercise self-awareness and judgement to effectively manage relationships when exposed to extended /enhanced methods of practice. Students will develop adaptive leadership and communication skills, and autonomously develop a portfolio of practice. This will require an understanding of “self” and “others” and demonstration of the application of this tacit knowledge and capability in practice. This will be reflected in educational plans and in consultation with their Practice and Portfolio Advisor.

Summary

Unit name Practice and Portfolio 16
Unit code ZAP208
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Office of the University College
Teaching staff

TBA

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Term 4 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Term 4 On-Campus Domestic
Cradle Coast Term 4 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 4 14/10/2019 18/11/2019 19/11/2019 20/12/2019

* 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

Prerequisites

A minimum of 50pts from introductory Practice and Portfolio 1-8 units.

Co-requisites

Teaching

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. pitch, report, plan, presentation, poster, etc)
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Textbooks

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