Subject Descriptions - Subject Information


Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code CACS301
Subject Name Professional Practice
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites CACS101, CACS102 and at least 24cps at 200-level
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions Restricted to the BCA, BDM and BPerf and related double degrees
Equivalence None.
Assessment Assignment - Job application 20%, Assignment - Pitch 30%, Assignment - Grant application 50%
General Subject No.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Course
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.

Subject Availability
Session Spring  (29-07-2019 to 21-11-2019)
Campus Wollongong
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions 1795 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Communication and Media  (Wollongong)
1813 - Bachelor of Digital Media  (Wollongong)
1828 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of International Studies  (Wollongong)
1849 - Bachelor of Performance  (Wollongong)
709 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Commerce  (Wollongong)
720 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Arts  (Wollongong)
772 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws  (Wollongong)
796 - Bachelor of Creative Arts-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies  (Wollongong)
840 - Bachelor of Creative Arts  (Wollongong)
840A - Bachelor of Creative Arts (Dean's Scholar)  (Wollongong)
841 - Bachelor of Creative Arts  (Wollongong)
842 - Bachelor of Creative Arts  (Wollongong)
844 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Computer Science  (Wollongong)
845 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Science  (Wollongong)
845H - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Science (Health & Behavioural)  (Wollongong)
856 - Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Journalism  (Wollongong)
i1813 - Bachelor of Digital Media  (Innovation Campus)
Contact Hours 1 hr lecture per week (weeks 1 to 9), 2 hr tutorial per week (weeks 1 to 9)
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
 
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Janys Hayes
Instance Comment  
Census Date 31-08-2019

Subject Description
This capstone subject is designed to help students map professional and career pathways in the context of both individual artistic practice and the creative and cultural industries. It will develop an understanding of the arts infrastructure, including government agencies, the commercial and the no-for-profit sector. Fundamental professional avenues of support such as legal advisory services and funding structures will be introduced as well as personal portfolios and curriculum vitae, project and funding submission development and making presentations. Students will undertake an individual research assignment into an aspect of the arts that fits with their career ambitions. The subject will be delivered in partnership with key agencies such as the Creative Industries Innovation Centre.


Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate an understanding of arts infrastructure, including government agencies, the commercial and the no-for-profit sector
2. demonstrate knowledge of professional services and support for creative practitioners
3. articulate proposals for creative practice as might be required for funding/grant purposes
4. understand the ethical and legal issues surrounding creative arts practice


Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:



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