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BMSC13012 Advanced Work Integrated Learning
Advanced Work Integrated Learning
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General Information


On completion of this work integrated learning unit, students will be able to apply theoretical knowledge attained in preceding and concurrent units to the professional work environment for the discipline area they are preparing to enter. This authentic practical experience allows students to experience the work role which will further develop their technical skills and professional interaction.


Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 3
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

Pre-requisite: PHRM19001 Pharmacology & Toxicology or BMSC13010 Pharmacology or BMSC13002 Advanced Clinical Biochemistry

Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).

Offerings For Term 3 - 2022

Mixed Mode

Attendance Requirements

All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).

Class and Assessment Overview

Information for Class and Assessment Overview has not been released yet.

This information will be available on Monday 12 September 2022
Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Feedback from Student feedback


Students were appreciative of the support received from the Work Integrated Learning Team, Discipline Leads and the Unit Coordinator.


Continue to support students with a coordinated team approach.

Feedback from Self reflection and peer review.


The assessment task "Application for Employment" may be better replaced by a" Poster Presentation" of the activity described in the Oral Presentation.


The assessment task to be changed from "Application for Employment" to " Poster Presentation".

Feedback from Self reflection and feedback from the external accrediting body for Medical Laboratory Science, the Australian Institute of Medical and Clinical Scientists (AIMS).


An Attendance Record should be included to provide evidence that the minimum hours of attendance were achieved.


The Timesheet function in Sonia to be activated and students to complete a timesheet for each attendance that will form the log of attendance.

Feedback from Student feedback


Students appreciated the flexibility of the timing of clinical placements which allowed them to plan their workload.


Continue to allow flexibility where possible

Feedback from Clinical Placement Supervisor feedback


The provision of a Supervisors Guide for the clinical placement supervisors was appreciated.


Continue to make the guide available with reviews and updates as necessary.

Unit Learning Outcomes

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Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes

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Textbooks and Resources

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Academic Integrity Statement

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