Course Title: Produce research reports and make presentations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5283 Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology Testing)

Course Title: Produce research reports and make presentations

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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 Internet

Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Dinah van Ruyven

Course Contact Phone: (03) 9925 4287

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the skills and knowledge required for producing workplace research reports and presenting these reports to appropriate personnel.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit of competency.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

FNSICGEN501B Produce research reports and make presentations


1. Clarify the purpose of the report

2. Collect information

3. Analyse research findings

4. Report on research findings

5. Make presentations

Learning Outcomes

at the end of this course students will have gained the following skills:

  • ability to collect information from appropriate sources 
  • organise and analyse the material collected
  • ability to write a report using effective and appropriate language
  • present a report to a target audience

Overview of Assessment

Assessments for this course typically consist of:
• Class activities
• Assignments
• Presentations