Professional Skills Development

EAT80004 0 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 12 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22

Aims and objectives

This unit aims to introduce students to concepts of professional skills and to raise their awareness of employability skills for professional engineering in the future world of work. The unit will contribute to the development of the students’ employability skills and exposure to networking and building industry connections.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Identify the breadth of employability skills required for an engineering professional in the Australian context
ULO2Start developing their professional profile or personal branding
ULO3Plan and communicate professional self and career
ULO4Demonstrate professional approach to career development in engineering
ULO5Describe strategies to navigate the world of work