Course Title: Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5331 Diploma of Youth Work

Course Title: Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HWSS6096C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Dianne Mackay

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4454

Course Contact Email: dianne.mackay@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to identify networking an collaboration needs and develop formal and informal partnerships to enhance service delivery and improve professional practice. This unit will assist individuals take pro-active responsibility for improving collaboration between workers and organisations.

This unit is taught and assessed with 

CHCCS007 Develop and implement service programs and

CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies

 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Elements:

1. Identify networking and collaboration needs and opportunities

2. Develop collaboration strategies

3. Work collaboratively

4. Represent the organisation

5. Maintain and enhance networks and collaborative partnerships


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment

 Assessment type

 Assessment one

Two tasks involve group and individual work and written responses to:

1.     plan for consumer and stakeholder engagement

2.     develop the program plan

 Assessment two

 Written response and presentation on developing strategies for collaborative practice

 

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