This subject contains a 40 days Compulsory Workplace Learning component.
The Workplace Learning (WPL) will be undertaken at a veterinary enterprise which is relevant to the selected discipline to allow advanced professional training and to meet the learning objectives of the subject. The duration of the WPL is variable and is negotiated between the candidate and the supervisory team. The maximum WPL duration is 40 days (280 hrs) (i.e. a maximum of the 50% of the allocated time for the 32 point subject [560-640hrs]: the subject workload hours aligns with the CSU Subject Outlines policy of 140-160 hrs/8 pts). The WPL is designed for students to develop advanced technical and cognitive skills applicable to the field of learning in professional practice, skills to undertake clinical research, interpersonal and communication and capacity to commence/continue data collection/analysis for their clinical research project.