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CSV3106 GAPS Professional Development 1
Credit Points: 15
Students should normally have completed the full-time equivalent of the first three semesters of their degree

The (Gaining Access to Practical Skills) GAPS program is an ECU initiative based on extensive research into similar programs offered at universities world-wide. The program offers students an opportunity to explore their professional development needs and prepare for future work through a process of individual needs assessment, flexible self-directed learning and reflective practice. The GAPS program offers students the opportunity to do extended supervised professional development in their discipline area as an integral part of their undergraduate degree. The two GAPS units focus on professional skills that will enhance the value of a student to any future employer and give them an advantage in job seeking.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
G22Bachelor of Arts (Education)/Bachelor of Social Science (Youth, Health and Physical Activity)
MADISDisability Major
MAGHSGerontology Major
MAHSERHuman Services Major
MIPDProfessional Development Minor
DMAAADPsychology and Disability Studies Double Major
MAYHPYouth, Health and Physical Activity Major
Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)
For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes, Graduate Attributes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website:

Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2006 VET: 31/03/2006