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BUSN71-705: Professional Development

Description

Professional Development is a 20 week, 45 credit point subject available to Masters (Professional) students in the Bond Business School. The subject blends both practical and theoretical components to complement the program of study by enhancing employability and professional skills. This includes providing a variety of tools to develop a flexible career strategy and ultimately communicate the students’ professional brand to potential employers. Students will also complete an individual research project exploring an industry and/or organisation that is the target of their professional aspirations.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeBUSN71-705
EFTSL0.5625
FacultyBond Business School
Semesters offered
  • September 2021 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2023 [Standard Offering]
Credit45
Study areas
  • Business and Commerce
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,110
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,170

Learning outcomes

1. Investigate, plan and complete a professional experience placement within a work environment relevant to student career interests. 2. Develop an oral presentation to articulate ideas, decisions, recommendations and other information relevant to personal career planning procedures and pathways. 3. Apply professional and personal techniques to assist with gaining entry to the workplace (through seminars and workshops), and also to function successfully within the workplace once employed. 4. Critically evaluate personal progress and performance within a self-reflection report.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?
  • Study Abroad Students

Students must have successfully completed all 12 subjects and be in the final semester of a Master (Professional) program. This subject cannot be taken in conjunction with any other subject.

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/11/2020
Semester start18/01/2021
Subject start18/01/2021
Cancellation 1?01/02/2021
Cancellation 2?08/02/2021
Last enrolment31/01/2021
Withdraw – Financial?13/02/2021
Withdraw – Academic?06/03/2021
Teaching census?12/02/2021
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens21/03/2021
Semester start17/05/2021
Subject start17/05/2021
Cancellation 1?07/06/2021
Cancellation 2?13/06/2021
Last enrolment05/06/2021
Withdraw – Financial?28/06/2021
Withdraw – Academic?25/07/2021
Teaching census?27/06/2021
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/07/2021
Semester start13/09/2021
Subject start13/09/2021
Cancellation 1?04/10/2021
Cancellation 2?10/10/2021
Last enrolment02/10/2021
Withdraw – Financial?25/10/2021
Withdraw – Academic?21/11/2021
Teaching census?24/10/2021