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Area/Catalogue
BEHL 5055

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100892

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

Develop an advanced understanding of the complexities, interactions and challenges for human factors in the changing world.

Course content

Advanced Issues in Contemporary Human Factors domestically and internationally: future directions of human factors including disruptive technologies and automation; application of change management principles; cultural impacts, individually, organisationally, politically; challenges for the future.

Textbook(s)

Dekker, S. 2014, Safety Differently: Human Factors for a New Era, Apple Academic Press, CA, Available online in the UniSA Library

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BEHL 5050 Foundations and Applications of Human Factors

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External (Optional on-campus workshop [Refer to course outline]) 1 day x N/A
External 4.5 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Online activities N/A 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 25% N/A
Project 2500 words 45% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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