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MIS393 - Team Based Learning

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:Nil
Work experience in industry:

This is a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) unit

Unit chair:A Craig

Completion of a minimum of 7 credit points



Incompatible with:



You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Special enrolment requirements apply - students must obtain Unit Chair approval prior to enrolment.


The unit aims to provide students with an opportunity to take part in, as part of their degree, a wholly team based placement.


The purpose of team based learning, as one of the units in the suite of WIL unit offerings in the Faculty, is to allow students an opportunity to gain a professional 100-120 hour  work experience with an approved organisation to facilitate learning within a team structure. Students will learn in and with the team, with the intention to critically reflect on their experience, their graduate attributes and employability competencies through a continuous assessment process.


Assessment 1 (individual) - pre-placement assignment - 20%, Assessment 2 (individual) - mid-placement  reflection - 10%, Assessment 3 (team project) 50%, Assessment 4 (individual) - post-placement reflection - 20%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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