Course Title: Work legally and ethically

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3402 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)

Course Title: Work legally and ethically

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 55

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.

Important Information:

This course is co-delivered and co-assessed in a cluster with courses CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services, CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people, and HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care. This cluster is called, Introduction to the sector.


Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HWSS6068C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face

Term1 2020,
Term2 2020

Flexible Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HWSS6068C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

VE 2018 (ISF2)

HWSS6068C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

VE 2019 (CISI),

VE 2019 (CISA)

Course Contact: Steve Bruechert

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4063

Course Contact Email: steve.bruechert@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to identify and work within the legal and ethical frameworks that apply to an individual job role.

This course applies to community services and health workers who play a proactive role in identifying and meeting their legal and ethical responsibilities.

This course is delivered and assessed in a cluster with:

GEDU6078C -  CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

GEDU6077C -  CHCDIV001  Work with diverse people

OHTH5920C -  HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

Elements:

1. Identify and respond to legal requirements

2. Identify and meet ethical responsibilities

3. Contribute to workplace improvements


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

This course is delivered and assessed with courses CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services, CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people, and HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care.

There will be three forms of assessment and they will include a research task; questions and answers in relation to the units of competency; and practical assessment either in a simulated or workplace environment.

The assessment tasks are as follows:

Task 1: Research questions/online quiz

Task 2: Questions and answers

Task 3: Observation in either a simulated or workplace environment/role plays and scenarios

 

If you have a long term medical condition and/or disability it may be possible to negotiate to vary aspects of the learning or assessment methods. You can contact the program coordinator or the Disability Liaison Unit if you would like to find out more.

A student charter http://www.rmit.edu.au/about/studentcharter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teacher 

Your course assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies, procedures and instructions which are available for review online:http://www1.rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=c15i3ciaq8ca