Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
Delivery is subject to sufficient enrolment numbers
In this unit you will be introduced to the regulatory environment in which applied science enterprises operate. In particular, you will explore the regulatory challenges of product safety, biosecurity and environment protection, as well as business practices inherent in product development, manufacture and commercialisation. You will gain familiarity with various bodies (including local, state and federal government) that regulate applied science enterprises, learn how various tools including Australian and international standards support regulatory compliance by business, and apply your knowledge to explore questions of compliance in work-based scenarios.
In conjunction with the discipline theory, this unit introduces learning through practice by exposing you to authentic learning experiences. These experiences are placed at the centre of learning and assessment, so you have the opportunity to develop the skills, knowledge and behaviours necessary to respond to industry, community and/or global needs.
You will be introduced to:
- a range of methods, tools, techniques and approaches to practice
- principles and perspectives such as values, ethics, empathy and leadership in real world scenarios
- reflection and deliberative thinking as a means of developing knowledge, skills, attitudes and aspirations
- ways of understanding problems and developing solutions through active inquiry.
|Unit name||Regulatory Challenges|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Term 3||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Term 3||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Describe the regulatory and broader stakeholder framework in which applied science enterprises operate
- Apply practice and discipline-based skills, knowledge and tools to navigate the regulatory challenges faced by applied science enterprises
- Identify and analyse potential ethical, environmental and economic risks associated with non-compliance in the context of applied science industry
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
AT1: Annotated Stakeholder Mind Map (30%)
AT2: Compliance Tool Application: Oral Presentation (35%)
AT3: Risk management Plan (35%)
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