Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Department: Science, Medicine and Health

Subject Information
Subject Code SMAH200
Subject Name Skills to Enhance Global Employability
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites nil
Co-Requisites Nil
Restrictions Nil
Equivalence nil
Assessment Reflection 25%, Report 35%, Seminar Presentation 40%
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
329-Bachelor of Economics and Finance-Bachelor of Laws
336-Bachelor of Science (Psychology) - Bachelor of Laws
340-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
351-Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775M-Course information not Found
776-Bachelor of Computer Science - Bachelor of Laws
778-Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology-Bachelor of Laws
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.
Availability Not Available in 2017

Subject Description
This subject will seek to develop studentsí knowledge and skills in regard to evidence-based critical employability competencies. Specific topic areas will include: verbal and written communication, teamwork, conflict management, emotional intelligence, resilience, empathy, being a reflective lifelong learner, negotiation, time management, professional integrity, problem solving, initiative and motivation. It will examine these topic area and their application in a global work context through authentic tasks, problem and case-based learning. Students will compile a portfolio of generic employability and graduate related resources that will result in a toolkit that can be used in their future career contexts.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Explain and apply knowledge and skills in regard to evidence-based critical employability competencies;
2. Critically review, analyse and synthesise information;
3. Exercise critical thinking and independent problem solving in relation to authentic workplace problems, scenarios and cases;
4. Communicate knowledge, ideas and opinions clearly and coherently to others;
5. Describe how employability competencies can manifest in a professional work context;

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