This compulsory foundation unit is designed to help students develop personal and interpersonal skills. These fundamental professional skills will allow students to effectively work with and through others and are important for career success. Through a series of readings, lectures, assessments, and experiential exercises, this unit provides students with useful frameworks and research-based insights on effective organisational behaviours. Topics such as effective communication, self-management, working with others, leadership, influence, decision making, and more are discussed. Upon completion of this unit, students will have gained valuable knowledge and practical skills that will aid their professional development.
2 hour weekly tutorials and online modules.
Participation (15%); In-class Assessments (20%); Assignment 1 (5%); Group Project (25%); Presentation (5%); Assignment 2 (5%); Final Exam (25%)
This unit of study is only offered in the Professional Accounting programs.