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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 1064

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Course Level

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
160764

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Education Futures

Course aim

This unit introduces students to a range of key concepts common to the fields of psychology and organisational behaviour. Through developing an understanding of existing approaches and perspectives to human behaviour, students will be encouraged to apply this knowledge to enhance their own self-insight.

Course content

This course includes an introduction to key areas of psychology including the self, personality and emotion.

Students will be introduced to theoretical approaches common to organisational behaviour including motivation, teamwork, decision making and ethics.

Textbook(s)

Custom e-Book 2018, Introduction to Human Behaviour, Vol. 1, Cengage, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture (Virtual Lecture) 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, CEDUNA
Directed Study 3 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Lecture (Virtual Lecture) 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, PORT LINCOLN
Directed Study 3 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture (Virtual Lecture) 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 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
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Assignment 1000 words 25% N/A
Participation N/A 10% N/A
INTERNAL, CEDUNA
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Assignment 1000 words 25% N/A
Participation N/A 10% N/A
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Assignment 1000 words 25% N/A
Participation N/A 10% N/A
INTERNAL, PORT LINCOLN
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Assignment 1000 words 25% N/A
Participation N/A 10% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Assignment 1500 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Assignment 1000 words 25% N/A
Participation N/A 10% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 4Y)
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 university. 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.

Course Coordinators

Mr Nathan Hayes
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UniSA Education Futures
Miss Emily Venning
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UniSA Education Futures

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