SRUR5412 Rural Specialisation—Service Learning Unit 4
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Face to face
- Students (1) provide ongoing service activity as described in prerequisite units; (2) evaluate the impact of their role on the service and critically evaluate their own performance; (3) provide process evaluation of the service learning that has occurred between student and rural service provider; (4) evaluate the application of students' service activity to the service; (5) discuss the barriers and enablers for translating evidence into practice; (6) formally share information gained through the service activity with relevant stakeholders; and (7) provide for continuity of service/handover documentation.
- Students are able to (1) display professional behaviour; (2) develop a reflective and evidence based approach to the service learning project offered by the organisation; and (3) reflect on service work in relation to key MD outcomes.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) professionalism assessment; (2) project deliverables; and (3) portfolio. Further information is available in the unit outline.
To pass this unit, a student must: (a) achieve an overall mark of 50 per cent or higher for the unit; and (b) achieve the requisite requirements(s) or a mark of 50 per cent or greater, whichever is higher and specified in the unit outline, for the professionalism assessment component.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
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- Associate Professor Denese Playford
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- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
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