ENEP11007 - Engineering Employment Preparation

General Information

Unit Synopsis

Students identify industries and associated engineering roles they would like to experience as an engineering practitioner, and meet the requirements of the employment process for that industry. They reflect on different forms of engineering industry employment conditions and discuss critical engineering industry workplace issues.

Details

Level Undergraduate
Unit Level 1
Credit Points 6
Student Contribution Band 2
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load 0.125
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites There are no pre-requisites for the unit.
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Residential School No Residential School

Unit Availabilities from Term 2 - 2019

Term 2 - 2019 Profile
Bundaberg
Cairns
Gladstone
Mackay
Online
Rockhampton

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).

Assessment Overview

Recommended Student Time Commitment

Each 6-credit Undergraduate unit at CQUniversity requires an overall time commitment of an average of 12.5 hours of study per week, making a total of 150 hours for the unit.

Assessment Tasks

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This is a graded unit: your overall grade will be calculated from the marks or grades for each assessment task, based on the relative weightings shown in the table above. You must obtain an overall mark for the unit of at least 50%, or an overall grade of ‘pass’ in order to pass the unit. If any ‘pass/fail’ tasks are shown in the table above they must also be completed successfully (‘pass’ grade). You must also meet any minimum mark requirements specified for a particular assessment task, as detailed in the ‘assessment task’ section (note that in some instances, the minimum mark for a task may be greater than 50%).

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Past Exams

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Previous Feedback

Term 2 - 2017 : The overall satisfaction for students in the last offering of this course was 3.9 (on a 5 point Likert scale), based on a 35.29% response rate.

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.

Source: Moodle Formal Feedback
Feedback
Provide further clarity on the OPUS system
Recommendation
A session will be organised to provide further details on the OPUS system.
Action Taken
Detailed information on the OPUS system was provided.
Source: Moodle Formal Feedback
Feedback
Guest lectures by the hiring managers of the industries to explain the recruitment process.
Recommendation
Hiring managers are often busy and find it difficult to sync time with the class schedule. A number of hiring managers have been contacted with an aim to invite them in the class so that students receive the latest update on the recruitment process.
Action Taken
Students received detailed information on the typical recruitment process followed by the industry.
Source: Moodle Feedback
Feedback
Students were happy with the support provided on campus and distance.
Recommendation
The practice of providing regular support to the students will continue in future offerings.
Action Taken
Nil.
Source: Moodle Feedback
Feedback
Moodle layout can be improved to better suit the delivery of weekly topics.
Recommendation
The Moodle layout will be revised based on student preferences.
Action Taken
Nil.
Source: Moodle Feedback
Feedback
Some students prefer to receive all week 12 learning materials at the beginning of the term.
Recommendation
The teaching team will endeavour to release as much of the learning materials as early as possible provided that the materials are received at the same pace from the invited guest lecturers from the industry.
Action Taken
Nil.
Unit learning Outcomes
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