COMMUNITY SERVICES TEAM COMMUNICATION

SWP1TCV

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students develop skills and knowledge that are required to develop simple communication protocols for teams and business units. Students learn about the responsibilities required to oversee the communication of organisation-specific information to a range of internal and external stakeholders.

SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following course codes: HBCSW, HBCSB, HBCS, HBCSD, HBCSM, HBCSS.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate understanding of a range of communication strategies that can meet organisational needs and goals.

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, individual communication plan & presentation, short answer test

02. Apply appropriate processes of communication protocols and policy standards to assist in the preparation, transfer and use of information and resources.

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, short answer test, individual communication plan & presentation, digital project report

03. Identify effective models of information preparation, production and promotion in community service organisations.

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, short answer test, individual communication plan & presentation, digital project report

04. Identify the components required to review communication practices of organisations to achieve continuous improvement

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, short answer test, individual communication plan

05. Critically appraise and reflect on personal written and verbal communication styles for use in the workplace

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations, communication plan

Subject options

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Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Eight 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Eight 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Dandenong, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Dandenong, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Mildura, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Mildura, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Shepparton, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04

Shepparton, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Individual Project-communication plan (1750 words equivalent) Identify a key component of a communication strategy within current practices of placement agency (or simulation environment). Present a communications plan with description of styles/models of communication and identify strengths, gaps and implications for future practice. Discuss recommendations/innovations for improvements.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Digital Media Strategy report (1000 words equivalent) Students develop a communication strategy that draws on digital media to provide information and promote an organization to clients.30 02, 03
Knowledge based test, open book - (1000 words equivalent) (1 hr) Students explore 2 case studies 30 01, 02, 03, 04