Course Title: Meet information needs of the community

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5159

Course Title: Meet information needs of the community

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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

Course Contact: Anne Fitzpatrick

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254510

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge to work with the community and individuals to identify and address their information needs.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCINF7B Meet information needs of the community


1. Identify information requirements
2. Address information requirements

Learning Outcomes

See elements

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be through a mix of in-class tasks, workplace based projects and a workplace assessment. A workplace assessment appointment will be undertaken once per year with each student to allow students to present and discuss workplace evidence.