Course Title: Participate in vocational tasters/activities

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1071

Course Title: Participate in vocational tasters/activities

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 400.0

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


365T Global, Urban & Social Studies


Term1 2012,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Elizabeth-Anne Cotter

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254870

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will undertake vocational activities designed to develop vocational skills related to employment.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU20440 Participate in vocational tasters/activities


1. Identify vocational options

2. Prepare for vocational taster

3. Participate in vocational taster

4. Evaluate participation in vocational taster

Learning Outcomes

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

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include the following:

- research project

- Practical demonstration of a set of tasks

- Oral questioning

- Self assessment