BLDG 7015 Construction Industry Practice B

Credit Points 20

Description In this subject students are placed with relevant employers to work on a variety of industry related tasks. Placements are structured for student engagement in professional work in their relevant field of study. Placement agencies ensure students are supervised by experienced practitioners, are mentored through site visits and work on projects in a professional capacity. Agreements with supervisors and clear communication lines are set to clarify student engagement and their involvement in meaningful professional tasks that contribute to an authentic learning experience. This subject aims to promote greater engagement with career planning and progression and hence improve job readiness.

School Eng, Design & Built Env

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 20cp

Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject


The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Proposal 1000 words 0 N Individual
Professional Placement Performance Certificate of competence 0 Y Individual
Portfolio 20 – 30 minutes each week to complete the Portfolio of Activities. 2500 words 0 N Individual
Report 20 – 30 minutes Evaluation / Interview with Workplace Supervisors 0 N Individual

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