Course Title: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4262

Course Title: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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 Studies, Soc Sci & Plng

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2011

Course Contact: Spiros Soulis

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4230

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the knowledge and skills required to work within a legal and ethical framework that supports duty of care requirements

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no Pre-requisites or Co-requisites for this course

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCCS400A Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework


1. Demonstrate an understanding of legislation and common law relevant to work role
2. Follow identified policies and practices
3. Work ethically
4. Recognise and respond when client rights and interests are not being protected

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

This course is assessed using a combination of both parctical and theoretically based tasks