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RPS3106 Professional Placement
Credit Points: 15
Completion of second year, or equivalent, and approval from relevant Faculty of RPS Programme Coordinator

This unit provides a professionally supervised, contracted learning experience in a range of workplaces. It emphasises the application of theoretical knowledge to workplace problems that involve planning, research and implementation. Students are responsible for finding the host organisation and are required to report back to their academic coordinator. A learning agreement, entered into by the student, workplace supervisor and academic coordinator, determines the specific content and teaching and learning processes, together with the skills and competencies to be acquired and demonstrated.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MABUTFLiterature and Writing Major - Bunbury
MABUTGMedia Major - Bunbury
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013