This unit of study aims build on the first placement unit to provide you with practical engineering experience in an environment outside the University and improve your awareness of the issues associated with professional practice. In so doing, it will ensure your perceptions of engineering during your studies develop alongside the realities of practice. This final placement unit will provide the opportunity for you to reflect on yours studies to date and how they translate to real world practice.
|Unit name||Work Placement B|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 1 - other||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Hobart||Semester 2 - other||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Semester 1 - other||24/2/2020||23/3/2020||31/5/2020||31/5/2020|
|Semester 2 - other||13/7/2020||10/8/2020||31/8/2020||18/10/2020|
* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.
1. Appraise design concepts and general engineering work by engaging in a range of work experiences with practicing engineers in your chosen field.
2. Demonstrate further development of workplace skills of team work, working autonomously, problem solving and decision making, by reflecting on and enhancing the experience gained in the first the 6 week placement during this placement.
3. Enhance your professional skills through career development to facilitate work placement.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,798.00||039999|
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.
Three assessment tasks: 2 x 2000 word reports (25% each and a reflective diary (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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