PROFESSIONAL ENVIRONMENT

CSE3PE

2019

Credit points: 15

This subject addresses La Trobe's Global Citizenship Essential. Global Citizenship is about learning to live in an interconnected world, including the social, environmental, political and economic challenges this brings.

Subject outline

In this subject students undertake a comprehensive study of workplace practises related to the ICT industry and reflect heavily on their personal views and approaches to individual and team responsibilities. Students develop professional skills related to ethical and moral decision making and evaluate the social implications of their work and the broader global context. The subject is very interactive with guided discussions and debates. Specifically related to the La Trobe Global Citizenship Essential, the students embark on a series of learning activities and assessed tasks to broaden their understanding of different cultures and sensitivities relevant to engaging in the ICT sector. Students demonstrate and reflect on their skills in team leadership, intercultural communication, active listening and communication, conflict management and meeting behaviour.

SchoolSchool Engineering&Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in an undergraduate degree in College of Science, Health and Engineering.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MGT2BCO, CSE2COM, CSE5PE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply ethical theory to the resolution of ethical dilemmas in IT

Activities:
Lecture (Ethical theory), Class discussions, Ethical Case Assignment

02. Critically analyse social, legal and ethical issues in IT through case studies

Activities:
Class discussions, Debate and "Social Aspects" Assignment

03. Examine the responsibilities of IT professionals to employers, clients and society.

Activities:
Lecture (Professional Ethics), Class discussions, Ethical Case Assignment

04. Explain the importance of reflection and emotional intelligence in professional practice

Activities:
Reflective diary and class participation

Subject options

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Bendigo, 2019, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Egerton

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture/seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)020 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentation (10 mins per student, equivalent to 1000 words total)020 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)010 02, 03, 04
Social aspects essay (equivalent to 1200 words)030 02, 03
Group debate written outline (equivalent to 400 words)010 02, 03
Reflective diary (equivalent to 400 words)010 04

Chisholm311(ChisholmInstitute), 2019, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Chisholm311(ChisholmInstitute), 2019, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Dandenong, 2019, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 32 - 43
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2019, Summer 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKinh Nguyen

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 45
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day in week 45 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 45
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day in week 45 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2019, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 11 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Tutorial
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorScott Mann

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04

Sydney, 2019, Study Period 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFei Liu

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)20 01, 02, 03
Group and individual class presentations (15 minutes total, equivalent to 1000 words in total)10 minutes per student for the individual presentation - 10% is allocated to individual presentation 5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members) 20 02, 03
Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)10 02, 03, 04
One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)50 01, 02, 03, 04