IND716 - Professional Practice for Land Management


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: CBD*, Waurn Ponds (Geelong)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

CBD: Students are required to attend 3 x 1-week intensive seminars per trimester via community-based delivery (and/or supported by face-to-face intensive study blocks)


*CBD refers to the National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute; Community Based Delivery

Enrolment in this unit is handled by the Institute of Koorie Education


The unit focuses on enhancing student’s critical reflection, evaluation and communication skills to apply to enhancing their professional practice and thereby enabling them to be more effective in the workplace. These are also important for students in the context of obtaining work, evaluating their workplace performance and sharing their knowledge and achievements effectively and professionally and engage with key stakeholders in order to support informed decision-making.

The development of a professional portfolio of work, a story report and seminar presentation will provide a structure for students to develop the specified skills. The foundation provided by these tasks can be used for further exploring and developing their career aspirations during the remainder of their studies and into the future. Additionally, the narrative format and audio-visual reporting and presentation tasks enable students to develop and demonstrate skills that are versatile, effective and highly valued in the field of land and sea Country management.

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