Courses & Units

Professional Practice KGG509

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Introduction

KGG509 Professional Practice provides a structured period of closely supervised professional education within a workplace environment. The unit comprises a minimum of 100 days of work integrated learning. Students are mentored by supervising surveyors. Achievement of intended learning outcomes is assessed through a competency-based rubric and evidenced by an ePortfolio.

Summary

Unit name Professional Practice
Unit code KGG509
Credit points 50
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
Discipline Geography, Planning, and Spatial Sciences
Coordinator Doctor Rachael Hurd
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

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Learning Outcomes

  • Apply professional and ethical behavior expected within a business or government organisation
  • Apply university-acquired practical and theoretical knowledge to complex land surveying problems and practice.
  • Develop personal and professional communication strategies required for the work of a land surveyor.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1,3 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3 Domestic Full Fee 4
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Requisites

Prerequisites

KGG505 AND KGG506

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

20 week of work placement with a University-approved supervisor in a surveying firm.

AssessmentDaily Diary and Progress Form|ePortfolio|End-of-Placement Assessment
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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