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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 2020 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2021 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit45
Study areas
  • Business and Commerce
Subject fees
  • Current: $4,930
  • Commencing in May 2021: $5,110

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

Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens10/11/2019
Semester start13/01/2020
Subject start13/01/2020
Cancellation 1?03/02/2020
Cancellation 2?09/02/2020
Last enrolment01/02/2020
Withdraw – Financial?24/02/2020
Withdraw – Academic?22/03/2020
Teaching census?23/02/2020
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/03/2020
Semester start25/05/2020
Subject start25/05/2020
Cancellation 1?14/06/2020
Cancellation 2?20/06/2020
Last enrolment12/06/2020
Withdraw – Financial?04/07/2020
Withdraw – Academic?30/07/2020
Teaching census?03/07/2020
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens02/08/2020
Semester start14/09/2020
Subject start14/09/2020
Cancellation 1?28/09/2020
Cancellation 2?05/10/2020
Last enrolment27/09/2020
Withdraw – Financial?10/10/2020
Withdraw – Academic?31/10/2020
Teaching census?09/10/2020
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