41116 Professional IT Practice Preparation 23cp; 2hpw, on campus
Requisite(s): 41115 Professional IT Practice Preparation 1 AND 41120 Work Integrated Learning (BIT) AND 41049 Industry Experience 1 (BIT)
The aim of this subject is to enable students to understand the culture of the IT workplace, to identify work opportunities, to effectively market themselves to appropriate employers and to develop professional skills and behaviours sought by employers that enable students to transition effectively into the IT workplace. The subject provides an introduction to skills (both technical and transferable) required to undertake professional practice by teaching students how to manage ethical dilemmas, apply creativity in the workplace and learn experientially using a formal framework. The subject also introduces a skills-based e-portfolio, which students will employ during their internships and for ongoing careers management.
Spring session, City campus
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