Course Title: Read and interpret maps

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5161 Diploma of Conservation and Land Management

Course Title: Read and interpret maps

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2010

Course Contact: Bruce Partland

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8323

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit is concerned with interpreting maps and plans for navigation in the forest.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are none applicable

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

FPIFGM147A Read and interpret maps


1. Select traverse route

Learning Outcomes

This is a competency based course

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may include reports, tests and assignments