Faculty of Education

Monash University

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered, or view unit timetables.

FacultyFaculty of Education
OfferedClayton First semester 2012 (Day)
Clayton First semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Gippsland First semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Peninsula First semester 2012 (Day)
Peninsula First semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Clayton Second semester 2012 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Gippsland Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Peninsula Second semester 2012 (Day)
Peninsula Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Singapore Term 1 2012 (Off-campus)
Singapore Term 2 2012 (Off-campus)
Singapore Term 3 2012 (Off-campus)
Singapore Term 4 2012 (Off-campus)
Coordinator(s)Dr Jane Bone (Peninsula); and Dr Hilary Monk (off-shore Terms 3 & 4, Singapore)


This unit is designed to give students experience working in their chosen profession under the guidance/mentoring of experts. The students will experience up to 5 weeks full-time work within the organization and reflect on their experiences and what they have learnt through the completion of a learning log.


Students undertaking this unit will work under the guidance of experienced professionals to gain practice in the skills required to work in the profession; and, gain some understanding of the professional's role in the organization and administration.


Successful completion by students of a learning log to monitor their experiences and learning;
completion by workplace supervisors/mentors of a performance report. Pass Grade Only.

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Jane Bone (Peninsula)

Contact hours

up to 5 weeks full time fieldwork placement