Course Title: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4266

Course Title: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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)


Bundoora Campus


360T Education

Distance / Correspondence or Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Judy Heard

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 7513

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

Not applicable

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 clients rights and interests are not being protected

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students may demonstrate competency either by RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning), the completion of work place projects or the completion of assessment activities based on the Australian Career Development Studies Level 2 materials.