PPP100 Workforce Essentials (8)

This subject is an enabling course.  It provides foundational knowledge and skills for lifelong learning, in the criminal justice practitioner context.

Availability

* Offering has a residential school. Please view following information for further details.

Session 1 (30)
Online *
Goulburn Campus
Session 2 (60)
On Campus
Goulburn Campus
Online
Goulburn Campus
Session 3 (90)
On Campus
Goulburn Campus
Online
Goulburn Campus
Term 1 (75)
On Campus
Dubbo Campus
Goulburn Campus
Online
Goulburn Campus
Term 2 (15)
Online
Goulburn Campus
Term 3 (45)
Online
Goulburn Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: PPP100. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System

HD/FL

Duration

160 hours

School

School of Policing Studies

Assumed Knowledge

This subject is the sole component of an enabling course; therefore, no assumed knowledge is applicable.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to understand and use appropriate technologies to apply knowledge of communication and communication processes for workplace and learning environments;
  • be able to identify the needs of people and describe appropriate interactions and rapport building in diverse situations;
  • be able to describe actions of cultural awareness in interaction and communication with others;
  • be able to identify relevant law, policy, procedure and ethical considerations in the practice of the chosen discipline
  • be able to identify relevant Work Health and Safety policies, procedures and legislative requirements in the practice of the chosen discipline;
  • be able to recognise and describe personal resilience strategies in the practice of the chosen discipline;
  • be able to describe the principles of safe driving; and
  • be able to recognise leadership and teamwork principles and describe their impact on community and organisations.

Syllabus

This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Technology
  • Safe Driving
  • Introduction to Law
  • Communication and Writing Documents
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Ethics
  • Crime and Policing
  • Work Health and Safety
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Personal Resilience

Contact

For further information about courses and subjects outlined in the CSU handbook please contact:

Current students

Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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