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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 2063

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
155201

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
Business Services

Course aim

Graduates from all disciplines require intercultural competence and a global mindset. This course provides students with the opportunity to undertake either a volunteer work-based project with an approved organisation in an overseas country or an international experience with visiting overseas students on campus or an overseas study tour to meaningfully reflect on the experience for personal and professional development. Travel expenses are not included in this course fee.

Course content

1. Effective intercultural communication
2. Exploring and understanding development issues relevant to placement
3. Introduction to critical reflection

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Students must have successfully completed 18 units of study at UniSA or UniSA partner institution before enrolment in this course.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Field Placement (With an international focus or study tour) 7.5 hours per day x Over 15 days
Seminar (Pre-departure workshop) 2 days x N/A

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
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Report 2500 words 50% N/A
Reflective journal 2000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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