Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
Delivery is subject to sufficient enrolment numbers
In this unit, you will identify skill sets and knowledge required to work in a chosen science/technology based business/industry and evaluate your own skills, attributes and learning goals in this context. Through case studies, workshops, online materials and tutorials, you will gain insight into your chosen science/technology business/industry and identify challenges and opportunities of a rapidly changing world. You will explore the operational and external environment of your industry, and how your industry intersects with other industries.
|Unit name||Introduction to Industry|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 1||On-Campus||Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Term 3||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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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. Identify and describe key features of selected businesses and industries
2. Discuss and analyse contemporary and emerging challenges and opportunities in selected businesses and industries
3. Identify and define a range of practitioner roles, skills and knowledge applicable in selected businesses and industries
4. Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
5. Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
6. Use reflective and deliberate thinking to generate plans for self-development
7. Apply practice and discipline based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
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.
AT1: Business/industry eScan (20%),
AT2: Experiential Report (40%),
AT3: Presentation (20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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