University of Technology Sydney

95738 Professional Placement

6cp; 2 x 3hrs (workshops, on campus), 140hrs (professional placement) To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities planned for campus in the first 4 weeks of session are being moved online. Activities for the remainder of the session will be scheduled on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
Requisite(s): 72 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10360 Bachelor of Health Science OR 72 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10410 Bachelor of Health Science Bachelor of Sustainability and Environment OR 72 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10396 Bachelor of Health Science Bachelor of International Studies OR 72 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10441 Bachelor of Health Sciences Bachelor of Languages and Cultures



This subject offers students the opportunity to practically apply, synthesise and consolidate skills acquired during the Bachelor of Health Science course through a supervised professional placement with an appropriate organisation or project.

Professional placement assists students to develop knowledge, employment skills, vocational experience and contacts identified as essential to career success. Through the professional placement, students engage with the functions and practical activities of their chosen industry, allowing them to bridge the gap between classroom and practice.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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