Professional Issues (CSCD4052)


Students enrolled in this unit will participate in learning experiences that integrate theoretical knowledge with clinical experience in order to prepare for the professional workplace. Students will cover issues in professional relationships, ethics, caseload management, legal requirements and professional self regulation. Students complete a group quality improvement project (generally at an external site).

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2hr lecture/week, 1hr tutorial/week and project work off site across the semester


Job application and CV (15%), group project (85%), attend 80% of lectures (0% barrier task), 1 online reflective statement (0% barrier task) and attendance at CAPE in November (0% barrier task)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


CSCD4053 or CSCD4059

Additional Information

Students must complete year 3 Intermediate Clinic adult neuro-block before enrolling in CSCD4052 Professional Issues. Students must be prepared to travel to external health sites during their projects.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.