Professional Practice 1

Course code EPHUMA111Units 10English Language & Foundation Studies Centre

EPHUMA111 Professional Practice 1 provides knowledge and experience of those core professional skills which are related to work in a range of professions.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAt the end of this course, students will be:
1. Gain more knowledge and awareness of areas of study within a range of degree programs.
2. Develop an understanding of assessment procedures utilised at the University of Newcastle.
3. Develop skills in applying evidence.
4. Develop skills in team and confidence building and time management skills.
ContentThrough the use of experiential-based learning, professional roles and ethical practice are explored.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Internal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsEssay
Build research knowledge, critically analyse and develop writing skills - 1200 words.
Examination: FormalFinal examination
Designed to test overall knowledge acquisition in the area of study. 1500 word equivalent.
Other: (please specify)Students own learning task. 500 words each.
Presentations - GroupGain understanding through research of a topic. Students also have an opportunity to share their new found knowledge with the class group. Student presentations may include: Powerpoint, poster-board, DVD, quiz etc. 15 minutes, 1000 word equivalent.
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for EPHUMA111