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Area/Catalogue
BEHL 1033

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
170211

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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 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Justice & Society

Course aim

To build a set of evidence-based strategies to assist with personal development and to assist students with developing a professional identity as a worker in a counselling or psychology related field.

Course content

In this course students will use psychological theories and concepts (e.g. stress, self and time management, academic competencies, communication and positive psychology) to build a set of strategies to assist with personal and professional development. Students will explain how these strategies apply to their personal and professional lives by completing a reflective journal. Communication, team work and leadership skills will be developed in the design and presentation of a group presentation. Students will complete a career portfolio where they will demonstrate how they can utilise strengths and opportunities to overcome developmental needs and threats to achieve their career goals.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 10 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, MAGILL
Journal 1575 words 35% N/A
Presentation N/A 15% 10 mins
Portfolio 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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.

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