WORK INTEGRATED LEARNING B

EMS5WLB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

Working on technical industry projects provides invaluable experience to you both at technical design level as well practicing important skills in teamwork, stakeholder engagement, scoping and project management. In this subject you will either work externally as an engineering capacity in a technical work placement, or will work internally in project teams on a design project set by industry or a research laboratory. EMS5WLB builds on work achieved in EMS5WLA, together forming a 60CP capstone experience, which includes a major technical report.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorEddie Custovic

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: SMENC or SMENE or SMENM or SMTNE or SMCEM

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsEMS5WIL OR EMS4WIL

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 learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourcedSelf Sourced
Uni Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectEntire subject

Total hours/days required400 hours

Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible

WBL addtional requirementsMust be taken in last semester of masters degree.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply analysis, design and evaluation skills to real-world engineering problems
02. Conduct research and development in the context of solving and documenting an engineering project.
03. Professionally present both technical and non-technical information in oral and written form for a non-expert audience.
04. Apply project and time-management skills in the context of an industry project.
05. Critically evaluate, research and document design and management of the technical project.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEddie Custovic

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Externally placed students will meet weekly with industry supervisors and several points through the semester with an academic supervisor. Internal project teams will meet weekly with an academic"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Written Technical Project Report (8000 Words)The major technical report will culminate the project and document the research and technical results of the project.

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Poster for WIL Symposium (1000 Words)A poster will be produced at for WIL symposium

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO3

Peer feedback from WIL Symposium(1000 Words)Students each to present their posters at the WIL symposium and assess posters from 5 other students.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3, SILO5

Individual Exit Interview (1000 Words)Students have an interview with academic staff where they describe and demonstrate their technical contribution.

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEddie Custovic

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Externally placed students will meet weekly with industry supervisors and several points through the semester with an academic supervisor. Internal project teams will meet weekly with an academic"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Written Technical Project Report (8000 Words)The major technical report will culminate the project and document the research and technical results of the project.

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Poster for WIL Symposium (1000 Words)A poster will be produced at for WIL symposium

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO3

Peer feedback from WIL Symposium(1000 Words)Students each to present their posters at the WIL symposium and assess posters from 5 other students.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3, SILO5

Individual Exit Interview (1000 Words)Students have an interview with academic staff where they describe and demonstrate their technical contribution.

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEddie Custovic

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.
"Externally placed students will meet weekly with industry supervisors and several points through the semester with an academic supervisor. Internal project teams will meet weekly with an academic"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Written Technical Project Report (8000 Words)The major technical report will culminate the project and document the research and technical results of the project.

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Poster for WIL Symposium (1000 Words)A poster will be produced at for WIL symposium

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO3

Peer feedback from WIL Symposium(1000 Words)Students each to present their posters at the WIL symposium and assess posters from 5 other students.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3, SILO5

Individual Exit Interview (1000 Words)Students have an interview with academic staff where they describe and demonstrate their technical contribution.

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEddie Custovic

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.
"Externally placed students will meet weekly with industry supervisors and several points through the semester with an academic supervisor. Internal project teams will meet weekly with an academic"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual Written Technical Project Report (8000 Words)The major technical report will culminate the project and document the research and technical results of the project.

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Poster for WIL Symposium (1000 Words)A poster will be produced at for WIL symposium

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO3

Peer feedback from WIL Symposium(1000 Words)Students each to present their posters at the WIL symposium and assess posters from 5 other students.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3, SILO5

Individual Exit Interview (1000 Words)Students have an interview with academic staff where they describe and demonstrate their technical contribution.

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5