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Vocational Placement - SSPS6003

Year - 2020

This unit offers students the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of applied social and political science practice by undertaking a project-based placement in a domestic or international organisation. Under the supervision of the organisation, students undertake a specific focused task or set of tasks relevant to the organisation's mandate. Building on knowledge and skills developed in the course of a SSPS Master degree, this unit allows students to draw links between their practice and scholarship relevant to their host degree program. Completion of this unit of study is assessed as pass/fail. Permission required from Department and / or School.

Classes
1x placement induction, 1x 140hr vocational placement

Assessment
1x140hr placement (60%), 1x2000wd reflection journal (40%)

Additional information
Where appropriate, prior professional experience will be taken into account when assessing eligibility for this unit.

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 24 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive July

22 Jun 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 10 Jul 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2b

05 Oct 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 23 Oct 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive February

20 Jan 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1b

06 Apr 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 01 May 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive November

19 Oct 2020

Department/School: Sociology and Social Policy
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 13 Nov 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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