OCCUPATIONAL SCIENCE: INTRODUCTION TO OCCUPATION

OCT1OCS

2020

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.

SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSarah Palexas

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

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

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsWinter Semester is offered for students articulating from La Trobe College Australia, students who did not pass the Summer 1/Weeks 48-50 instance, and cross/lateral transfer students. Students wishing to enrol in the Winter Semester must contact the Subject Coordinator for approval.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

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

DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Understand and describe multiple conceptions of human occupation
02. Communicate an understanding of occupation in different cultural environments
03. Analyse occupations using narrative form

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Winter semester, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSarah Palexas

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 27 - 27
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 27 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online lecture"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 28
Four 1.00 h scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online tutorials"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 27 - 28
Eight 4.00 h 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"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Bendigo, 2020, Week 48-50, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSarah Palexas

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 48 - 48
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 48 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online lecture"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Four 1.00 h scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online tutorials"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Eight 4.00 h 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"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Week 48-50, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSarah Palexas

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 48 - 48
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 48 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online lecture"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Four 1.00 h scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 48 to week 49 and delivered via online.
"Scheduled online tutorials"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 48 - 49
Eight 4.00 h 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"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
One participation portfolio (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2
One narrative and analysis of a personal occupation (equivalent to 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One appraisal of literature conceptions of occupation (1000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3