Course Title: Plan and implement a project in the workplace

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5230

Course Title: Plan and implement a project in the workplace

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 200.0

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Design


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013

Course Contact: Annette Cook

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will plan and implement a project, work effectively within an organisation and accept responsibility for and monitor own work. You will also develop your employability skills in the workplace and produce a reflective journal on the experience.This course includes a work integrated experience in which your knowledge and skills will be applied in a real or simulated workplace context and where feedback from industry and/or community is integral to your experience.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VPAU015 Plan and implement a project in the workplace


1 Develop project plans

2 Implement and monitor project

3 Work effectively with others

4 Accept responsibility for and co-ordinate own work and performance

Learning Outcomes

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

Overview of Assessment

Students will prepare for, attend and reflect on workplacement. Students will also finalise their portfolio for industry.

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:

Resume portfoilo

Reflective journal

Submission of WIL documentation and industry feedback

A final assessment of Competency Achieved or Not Yet Competent will be given at the end of the course, when students complete the work placement and related documentation.
To be deemed competent students must satisfactorily complete all Learning Elements and related Performance Criteria.
This unit is not graded.

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