SEJ010 - Introduction to Safety and Project Oriented Learning

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 0
EFTSL value: 0.000
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Must be enrolled in S460, S461, S462, S463 or S464, S465

Incompatible with:

Nil

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. 1 compulsory 50 minute online introduction to project oriented design based learning and safety conducted at the beginning of the trimester.  No compulsory campus attendance requirement.

Content

This zero credit point unit will provide students entering into an undergraduate Engineering program with an introduction to the premise of the project oriented design based learning (PODBL) pedagogy and how it is incorporated within the undergraduate Engineering programs. It will introduce students to the 7 step design process. It will also give an introduction to information literacy as used in PODBL.

This unit also includes safety information for students involved in mechanical and electronics laboratory work. The program encompasses mechanical and electronic hazards, building evacuation procedures, laboratory accident management and first aid procedures and safety work procedures particular to laboratory and fieldwork.