MWL715 - Industry Based Learning

Year: 2020 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Placement

Trimester 3: Placement

Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250
Prerequisite:

Completion of 6 credit points prior to enrolling in this unit.

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Industry Based Learning (IBL) experiences are undertaken in a (full-time) 3-month block. Specific contact hours will vary based on experience.

All offerings will comprise of the WIL experience related contact plus approximately 20-40 hours for individual reflection and assessment. Some experiences may require additional compulsory orientation events.

All students will be required to have completed specific WIL pre-placement modules (approximately 2 hours) prior to commencing their first WIL experience.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Industry Based Learning (IBL) experiences are undertaken in a (full-time) 3-month block. Specific contact hours will vary based on experience.

All offerings will comprise of the WIL experience related contact plus approximately 20-40 hours for individual reflection and assessment. Some experiences may require additional compulsory orientation events.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Industry Based Learning (IBL) experiences are undertaken in a (full-time) 3-month block. Specific contact hours will vary based on experience.

All offerings will comprise of the WIL experience related contact plus approximately 20-40 hours for individual reflection and assessment. Some experiences may require additional compulsory orientation events.

Note:

Business & Law Work Integrated Learning (WIL) units are by application only and quotas may apply.

Please visit the website for further information and how to apply.

Please contact the Faculty WIL team at bl-wil@deakin.edu.au for any enquiries. Please use your Deakin email and state your student ID in all correspondence.

Content

The unit aims to provide students with an opportunity to engage in a three-month paid full-time work placement within an organisation as a means to build professional networks, develop transferrable skills and graduate attributes that will enhance future employment. As part of this experience, students will need to demonstrate self-management, ethical behaviour, effective communication skills, and the ability to apply their discipline knowledge in a professional setting.

Students will critically reflect upon their experience, relevant graduate attributes and employability competencies through a progressive assessment process.

Hurdle requirement

Students must successfully complete the WIL pre-placement modules before they can attain access to the unit dropboxes.

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