|1.||Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of professional opportunities and recruitment practices in a range of employment documents and mock interview;|
|2.||Critically review the role of a professional engineer, codes of ethics and standards of professional engineering bodies and speculate on their application in specific contexts;|
|3.||Justify the importance of community participation and professional development by engineers and reflect on the nature of their potential contribution to lifelong learning;|
|4.||Investigate and analyse intellectual property matters affecting the engineering profession;|
|5.||Compare business types, appraise regulatory requirements of starting a business and create a business plan with emphasis on securing funding.|
|Assignment||Individual Employment Documents (1000 words)||20%|
|Presentation||Presentation on Inquiry into Professional Conduct & Development and Ethics (Team of two; 15 minutes)||20%|
|Assignment||Business Plan Report (Team of two; 2500 words)||40%|
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