PROFESSIONAL ENVIRONMENT

CSE3PE

2021

Credit points: 15

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.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in an undergraduate course in College of Science, Health and Engineering

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsMGT2BCO OR CSE5PE

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply ethical theory to the resolution of ethical dilemmas in IT
02. Critically analyse social, legal and ethical issues in IT through case studies
03. Examine the responsibilities of IT professionals to employers, clients and society.
04. Explain the importance of reflection and emotional intelligence in professional practice

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 11 - 22
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Chisholm 311 (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Egerton

Class requirements

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture/seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Group and individual class presentation (10 mins per student, equivalent to 1000 words total)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Social aspects essay (equivalent to 1200 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3

Group debate written outline (equivalent to 400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3

Reflective diary (equivalent to 400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 32 - 43
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Chisholm 311 (Chisholm Institute), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Study period 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Study period 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 31 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 31 - 42
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Study period 3, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRajalakshmi Rajasekaran

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 0 - 0
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 0 - 0
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKinh Nguyen

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 45 - 0
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

TutorialWeek: 45 - 0
One 2.00 h tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Ethics assignment (equivalent to 1000 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

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 presentation5 minutes per student for the group presentation - 10% is allocated to group presentation (of this, half is a common grade for all group members)

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO2, SILO3

Class participation, active individual contributions to discourse and role-play (500 words equiv)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One 2 hour examination (2000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4