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FASS4902: Advanced Industry and Community Project B

2024 unit information

This unit allows students to work collaboratively in interdisciplinary teams on complex "real world" problems under a theme developed in collaboration with industry and community partners. Briefed by the partners and guided by project supervisors, students use systems thinking approaches to design their own projects and engage in self-directed inquiry-based research to provide final recommendations. In this unit, students will develop their own professional identity through participation in communities of practice and reflective practice, together with an in-depth understanding of specific project-related matters. This experience will equip students with an agile mindset and skillset that will assist them to successfully navigate dynamic future environments and career paths. See the ICPU website for further information here: https://www.sydney.edu.au/students/industry-and-community-projects/4000-level-projects.html

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Arts and Social Sciences

Code FASS4902
Academic unit Arts and Social Sciences
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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None
Corequisites:
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FASS4901
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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Depth of knowledge in at least one subject area (major)

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Be self-directed to develop specialised knowledge and expertise in a professional or discipline-based area and demonstrate leadership in this area within the context of the project
  • LO2. Apply rigorous and appropriate methodology to generate insights and propose novel or innovative solutions that may add value for stakeholders, organisations or society
  • LO3. Develop advanced skills to evaluate implementation strategies identifying risk and strategies for mitigation
  • LO4. Master effective and persuasive communication strategies in professional settings using appropriate media
  • LO5. Demonstrate professionalism in collaboration with peers and engagement with external stakeholders

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 2 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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