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SRM489 - Professional Practice

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Linda Tivendale

Prerequisite:

3 level 3 or 4 SR% coded units

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

SRM570, SRR512

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.

Content

In SRM489 students will investigate the current and future roles of professionals practice within the Australian construction industry. Student learning will focus on examining the application of key principles and professional ethics; social and environmental obligations of professionals; industry regulations, codes of conduct and practice, legal requirements and registration of building professionals practising in Australia.  Learning and assessment activities will require students to explore the implications of employment laws and industrial relations on construction organisations and examine the impacts of internationalisation, globalisation, global economy, and cultural diversity.

Assessment

Group oral presentation 30%, research report 30%, examination 40%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 40% in the examination.

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