OCCUPATIONAL SCIENCE: INTRODUCTION TO OCCUPATION

OCT1OCS

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

An Introduction to Occupation will help you develop an understanding of occupation, environments as contexts in which occupation occurs and the interconnection between human occupation and health at a personal level. Through reading, online learning activities, assignments and forum discussions you will define occupations, communicate an understanding of occupation in differing cultural environments, and analyse occupation using narrative form. Your learning will be assessed through written and multimedia assignments, as well as through your engagement in online learning activities.

SchoolSchool Allied Health,Human Serv & Sport

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorNerida Hyett

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in one of the following courses: HZHOT, HZHOTB,HZHOTW, HZHOTM, HZHOTS

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Understand and describe multiple conceptions of human occupation

Activities:
Readings, online learning activities, assignments and discussoins
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Communicate an understanding of occupation in different cultural environments

Activities:
Readings, online learning activities, assignments and discussions
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Analyse occupations using narrative form

Activities:
Readings, online learning activities, assignments and discussions
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2019, Week 48-50, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNerida Hyett

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Eight 4.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Three online modules"

Lecture Week: 48 - 49
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled live lectures"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Two 0.5 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Tutor chat sessions"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)30 02, 01
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)40 01, 02, 03
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)30 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2019, Winter semester, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment size30

Enrolment information Winter offering required for Latrobe Melbourne students and late first year transfers who will miss the Summer iteration. Manual enrolment of late-entry students; order of enrolment for other students to make quota.

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNerida Hyett

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 28
Eight 4.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via online.
"Three online modules"

Lecture Week: 27 - 28
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled live lectures"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 28
Two 0.5 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via online.
"Tutor chat sessions"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)30 02, 01
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)40 01, 02, 03
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)30 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2019, Week 48-50, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNerida Hyett

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Eight 4.0 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Three online modules"

Lecture Week: 48 - 49
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled live lectures"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Two 0.5 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Tutor chat sessions"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)30 02, 01
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)40 01, 02, 03
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)30 01, 02, 03