Professional Practice A (REHB5074)


This unit of study has one 5 week block placement in a professional setting totalling 25 days, full time hours which integrates theoretical learning with off-campus, supervised practical learning. Professional Practice units of study give students the opportunity to demonstrate that they can apply the competencies they have learned in the rest of their coursework and general professional skills, in an employment setting, and to be formally assessed on this.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Learning Contract, Log, Supervisor's Report and Student Evaluation. Students must pass each piece of assessment in order to pass the course.


Online manual is provided on eLearning site

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


REHB5076, REHB5060, REHB5070, REHB5071

Assumed knowledge

University of Sydney Code of Conduct


REHB5048, REHB5054



Additional Information

Students will be approved to undertake field placement by obtaining a) criminal record check, b) signing the Prohibited Employment Declaration Child Protection (Prohibited Employment) Act 1998 c) the Health Records and Information Privacy Act, 2004.

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.