Core Module Information
Module title: Work Based Learning 2 PT

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 40.00
ECTS credit value: 20

Module code: BSV10120
Module leader: Mike Thomson
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Built Environment
Prerequisites

N/A

Description of module content:

Work Placement 2 (PT) shall comprise a minimum 10-week period of continuous satisfactory employment within a programme-related organisation during trimester 3 of stage 5. The work experience gained from the placement shall be recorded as a weekly diary. The diary entries shall document the work you have been engaged on and what you have learnt during the work placement. You will then create a case study based upon a particular project or aspect of your core surveying profession in order to demonstrate how your experience in the workplace has enhanced the knowledge that you have gained throughout your studies. You will also be required to carry out a strategic analysis of your employer’s activities and how your experience has contributed to the overall aims and objectives of the organisation’s long-term strategy.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Record work-based experience in the form of a diary;
LO2: Develop analytical thought processes and evaluative skills
LO3: Analyse and evaluate practices in the workplace in relation to academic learning LO4: Carry out a strategic appraisal of the employment organisation’s business strategy and how your experience contributes to this
LO5: Reflect on how the work placement has enhanced your programme-based knowledge and understanding

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