Course Title: Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with support

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1073

Course Title: Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with support

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 150.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global, Urban & Social Studies


Term1 2014

Course Contact: Liz Cotter

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254870

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to develop and implement a learning plan with support.  This learning plan will focus on the learner’s goals and the support required to achieve the goals.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU20488 Develop and document a learning plan and portfolio with support


1 Clarify learning goals

2 Discuss and agree on an Individual Learning Plan

3 Identify a range of services and facilities

4 Prepare portfolio

5 Monitor and update the Individual Learning Plan

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed the following skills and knowledge:

Communication skills to participate in planning process to identify goals and contribute to a discussion relevant to own goals and needs

Problem solving skills to identify own goals, match them to course goal,s and develop a personal action plan

Self management skills to seek feedback and monitor and adjust action plan

Planning and organisation skills to meet with a support person to develop an Individual Learning Plan and review regularly

An understanding of the purpose of an Individual Learning Plan

Overview of Assessment

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


Written / Oral Questions

Student Interview

Evidence Portfolio