DSGN07100 2019 Work Placement (Elective)

General Details

Full Title
Work Placement (Elective)
Transcript Title
Work Placement (Elective)
Code
DSGN07100
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
DSGN - Design
Department
YADA - Yeats Academy Art Dsgn & Arch
Level
07 - NFQ Level 7
Credit
25 - 25 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2019 - Full Academic Year 2019-20
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Louis McManus, Adrian Durcan
Programme Membership
SG_DCRDS_B07 201900 Bachelor of Arts in Creative Design SG_DCRDS_H08 201900 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Design
Description

The student will be placed in a suitable organisation and should be integrated into the design environment as much as possible. The placement will begin at the beginning of semester six and the student is expected to spend at least 12 weeks in the role. 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

confidently work in a design-led environment.

2.

apply theoretical knowledge to practical situations.

3.

describe the operational practices within the host enterprise.

4.

work as a team member and have developed communication and interpersonal skills.

5.

describe the quality assurance procedures in the host enterprise.

Teaching and Learning Strategies

The module offers the opportunity for students to put into practice skills gained through their studies.

Learning is work-led with the help and support of an industry supervisor and work colleagues.

Module Assessment Strategies

The work placement shall be assessed on the basis of visits by tutors, a diary of work, a final presentation and a report submitted by a senior member from the organisation in which the student is placed.

Indicative Syllabus

Complete induction at the host enterprise.

Complete a weekly diary of work activities.

The learner will perform their duties for their employer in an acceptable manner.

 

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Work Placement Continuous Assessment Performance Evaluation 100 % End of Semester 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

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