Professional Practice II

Description

This course builds on the knowledge acquired in EPHUMA111 Professional Practice 1 to assist students to develop their awareness of professionalism within a theoretical framework which values their Aboriginal knowledges and literacies.

Availability

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Apply theoretical knowledge to practical and/or organisational settings.

2. Examining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander professionals and their practice to assist in identifying areas for their further study goals.

3. Develop an understanding of assessment procedures that may be used in their further study experiences.

4. Develop students' professional communication skills.

5. Develop skills in time management and other academic literacies.

6. Interact with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander practitioners in the professions to integrate knowledge and practice.

Content

The main components of this course will be:

  1. The application of theoretical knowledge to practical and/or organisational settings.
  2. Provision of the opportunity to interact with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander professionals in various professions to integrate Aboriginal knowledges, Aboriginal literacies and other professional knowledges to develop their own understanding of the role of professionals who balance their Aboriginality and work based cultures.
  3. Students to expand skills and understandings of work based performance expectations including report writing and advocacy.
  4. Develop students' professional communication skills.

Requisite

You must be active in the Yapug Program and have successfully completed EPHUMA111 to enrol in this course.

Assessment Items

Report: Professional Profile and Presentation

Report: Career Development Report 'I Statement Report'

Journal: Guest Lecturer Learning Statement

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks