Course Title: Analyse and implement sustainable work practices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5230 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Analyse and implement sustainable work practices

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 15

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term1 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013

Course Contact: Simon Rankin

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will effectively investigate and analyse resource usage and workplace practices, develop and promote plans in relation to environmentally sustainable work practices, to promote continuous improvement and innovation of environmental work practices and to monitor environmental and resource efficiency performance.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VPAU010 Analyse and implement sustainable work practices


1 Investigate and analyse current resource usage and workplace practices

2 Develop, promote and implement environmental and resource efficiency plan and procedures

3 Promote continuous improvement and innovative environmental work practices

4 Monitor environmental and resource efficiency performance plan

Learning Outcomes

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

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment will incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of knowledge and skills and will include:
Practical tasks in the form of graphic design finished artworks reflecting appropriate research/analysis and promoting improved work practices.
An assessment charter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.