The University of Newcastle, Australia
Available in 2021
Course code

HUBS3412

Units

20 units

Level

3000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course is a research or industry placement course, which provides an opportunity for a student to work as part of a research laboratory, or within industry.


Availability

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2021

Learning outcomes

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

1. Function effectively in a research group or industry team

2. Demonstrate a professional and ethical approach to the work

3. Understand and be able to communicate the purpose and importance of the work within a wider context

4. Demonstrate the ability to adapt to a new environment and to take responsibility for learning within that environment

5. Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge and skills in biomedical science to the work


Content

Industry Placement/ research project.  


Assessment items

Report: Placement or Research Supervisor Report *

Written Assignment: Written Assignment *

Interview: Oral Interview *

* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

General Course Requirements:

  • Placement: There is a compulsory attendance requirement in this course.

Course Assessment Requirements:

  • Interview: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Written Assignment: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Report: Attempt / Submission Requirement - Students must attempt/submit this assessment item to pass the course.

Pre-Placement Requirements:

  • WHS Requirement - Students must complete a Workplace Safety Induction or Risk Assessment.

Contact hours

Callaghan

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 3 Weeks

Placement

Face to Face Off Campus 16 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks

May be on campus placement

Seminar

Face to Face On Campus 8 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks