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Science WIL Extended Experience - WILS2002

Year - 2020

This unit offers you an exciting opportunity to demonstrate and build your knowledge and science skills by working with an industry partner. During this extended placement you may be involved in a variety of different industry and client-based projects, which will offer you the opportunity to apply science skills and theories from your course. This will provide you with firsthand experience of how these skills and theories can support the solving of scientific problems in a practical and commercial context, identifying opportunities, developing strategies and designing processes, procedures and management practices in order to help an organisation realise its competitive potential. Assessment in the unit is structured around a reflective journal kept during the placement with a summary submitted at the end, alongside a final presentation which allows you to demonstrate your ability to apply and synthesise concepts in a professional setting.

Classes
10 weeks placement, reflective journal. 1 quiz, presentations

Assessment
Attendance at the industry placement is mandatory; in addition, students are required to complete asummary of areflective journal and apost-placement seminar presentation

Pre-requisites

Credit average across a minimum of 96 credit points of undergraduate study

Prohibitions

WILS2001

Details

Faculty: Science

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

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

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Science Faculty
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Science

Intensive July

22 Jun 2020

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

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

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

Intensive February

20 Jan 2020

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

Intensive June

25 May 2020

Department/School: Science Faculty
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 12 Jun 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Science

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Science Faculty
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof John O'Byrne
HECS Band: 2
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