Course Title: Work autonomously

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6099

Course Title: Work autonomously

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 150.0

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: Mary Collins

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254598

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the knowledge and skills to work as a member of a team or as an individual for periods of time without direct supervision and for coaching and mentoring colleagues.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Students are assumed to be experienced disability staff working the disability or community services fields.  

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCORG502A Work autonomously


1.  Undertake work activities

2.  Accepts responsibilities

3. Set performance requirements

4. Maintain team performance

5. Act as team leader as required

6. Contribute to team meetings

7. Respond to stress and conflict in the team


Learning Outcomes

Please refer to 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 you, to allow you to present and discuss workplace evidence.