Professional Portfolio is a 20-week, 45 credit point subject available to Masters (Professional) students in the Faculty of Society & Design. This subject uses situated learning and encourages students to develop their professional skills in a real world environment. The subject ensures that students combine self-analysis and reflective learning skills with professional methodologies, to expand analytic and strategic thinking capabilities. It provides practical experience for students to develop their skills in a profession relevant to their Masters specialisation.
Students will undertake either a Work Placement in Australia (210 hours) OR a Professional Program (210 hours). The Professional Program offers students a mix of classroom learning and practical experiences and incorporates, skills sessions, guest industry visits, projects and practical assessment pieces replicating a placement.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Integrate classroom learning with professional experience;
2. Examine the structure and functions of a company in their chosen profession;
3. Gain practical experience and develop professional skills that enhance job opportunities;
4. Discover professional strengths and weaknesses, evaluate career opportunities and develop a sense of greater professional responsibility;
5. Further develop drafting and writing skills;
6. Further develop communication and interpersonal skills;
7. Further develop research proficiency.
Students must have successfully completed 12 masters subjects.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
|Non-Standard Offering||Standard Offering|
|Withdraw – Financial?||09/02/2019||09/02/2019|
|Withdraw – Academic?||02/03/2019||02/03/2019|
|Standard Offering||Non-Standard Offering|
|Withdraw – Financial?||08/06/2019||24/06/2019|
|Withdraw – Academic?||29/06/2019||21/07/2019|
|Standard Offering||Standard Offering|
|Withdraw – Financial?||05/10/2019||05/10/2019|
|Withdraw – Academic?||26/10/2019||26/10/2019|