TIMETABLE CHANGES/INFORMATION Copyright unit Technology unit Importance of checking information Absence in September /October
CHANGES TO TIMETABLE Students are responsible for making sure they turn up at the rightclass If in doubt ask The new scheduling will take some adapting but you still need tocheck when you are required.
UNIVERSITY OF BALLARAT CONTACTS Deirdre Wilmott 53278053 • Email firstname.lastname@example.org SEA (School administration) Angela Bell 53279722 • email@example.com Dean of School Dr John McDonald Deputy Dean. Dr Jennifer Jones-O’Neil
S C H O O L O F E D U C AT I O N A N D ARTS-HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES School page • http://www.ballarat.edu.au/schools/education-and-arts/humanities- and-social-sciences Student resources • http://www.ballarat.edu.au/schools/education-and-arts/student- resources
LIBRARY CENTRAL Most information will be posted on Moodle shell Library Centralabout changes to timetable my absences or availability Job opportunities Contacting students
MT HELEN TRANSFER JUNE 2013 (Maybe) Classes will be held at Mt Helen when I transfer out (If I don’t retire/leave/fall off a horse/win tatts) Will advise during the year
DIPLOMA OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES Total number of units = 19 7 core units plus 12 elective units of which: 9 units must be from Group A and/or Group B elective units below 3 units may be from Group A, B and/or C and/or from a CertificateIV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level qualification in any endorsedTraining Package or accredited course.
LIBRARY QUALIFICATION Note: To meet Library Technician skill requirements, at least 7elective units must be from Group A. AT least 750 hours BUT To meet ALIA (AUSTRALIAN LIBRARYASSOCIATION) requirements will be 800+
ARCHIVIST AND MUSEUM QUALIFICATION SAME core 7 units CUL11 Library, Information and Cultural Services TrainingPackage supports the many different ways that people currentlyundertake paid and unpaid work ingalleries, libraries, archives, records and museums Those undertaking the Events section, could consider work inMuseums
D I P L O M A O F L I B R A RY A N D I N F O R M AT I O N S E RV I C E S - C O R E UNITS BSBCUS501B Manage quality customer service BSBOHS509A Ensure a safe workplace BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness CULIND401A Consolidate and maintain industry knowledge CULINL601A Extend own information literacy skills to locate information CULRSK501A Monitor compliance with copyright and licence requirements TAEDEL401A Plan, organise and deliver group based learning
DIPLOMA OF LIBRARY ANDINFORMATION SERVICES - CORE UNITS LIBRARY You need at least 7 out of 8 • CULICM601A Contribute to collection management • CULINL501A Promote literature and reading • CULINM401A Complete a range of cataloguing activities • CULINM502A Provide subject access and classify material • CULINM503A Use and monitor advanced functions of integrated library management • systems • CULINS402A Obtain information from external and networked sources • CULINS403A Search library and information databases • CULINS501A Research and analyse information to meet customer needs
ELECTIVE BSBWOR402A Promote team effectivenessand CULDMT301A Provide multimedia support ICAWEB201A Use social media tools for collaboration andengagement ICAICT308A Use advanced features of computer applications
Or ELECTIVE CUSGEN05B Make presentations TAEDES401A Design and develop learning programs CULEVP503A Develop and promote activities, events and public programs
COURSE ORGANISATION Eight “super units” Attend approximately 3 weekends per super unit Complete 4 units per semester Finish in two years Less repetition in the course Access to teacher during study period Fits in with semester schedules
ISSUES You need to be careful of census date if you withdraw as you willlose money for all 3 units. Assignments will be larger Less elective options
RPL(RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING) Must address Critical aspects for assessment and evidencerequired to demonstrate competency in this unit You must provide satisfactory evidence that you can do thesethings . You cannot just send a letter from your supervisor saying youwork in a library
CREDIT TRANSFER If you already have 3 units Certificate 4 or higher, you may usethese as electives as long as theya re current. All returning students have been given Credit Transfer to the newcourse as much as possible There is no charge for credit transfers.
WITHDRAWAL Withdraw by the census date or no money return for all 3 units Advise teacher as soon as possible and sign form or money willnot be returned If all work is not submitted you will be withdrawn not given a notcompetent which means no resubmission
RESUBMISSION All students are entitled to ONE resubmission for an assignment All assignments must be deemed competent for a student to begraded competant
IF UNITS ARE WITHDRAWN If you withdraw and have attended classes, logged into Moodle orparticipated, hours will be accredited to the University. You will only get a portion of your money back If through withdrawals and CN’s you are subsidised as a studentfor more than 1100 hours any further study will be at full fee. CN’s are counted as full hours
BACHELOR OF ARTS Negotiations are still in place to combine the Diploma with a Bachelorof Arts Diploma will become the first year of a Bachelor of Arts Will include to Bachelor of Arts Units HECS will be available Will probably allow enrolments through TAFE as well You can drop out with a Diploma or continue with Bachelor of ARTS.
BACHELOR OF ARTS Offers pathway in BA Guarantee of a place in BA Completion of Diploma/Degree in two years Pathways to post graduate qualifications in Museum and Librarystudies
CAREER PATHS Diploma offers careers in Archives Records Museums Libraries • National • State • Academic • Special • Schools • Public
BACHELOR OF ARTS UNITS RESEARCH PRACTICES • History or Film unit • Research practices unit INFORMATION LITERACY • Literature unit
STUDY TIPS Don’t panic Don’t panic Don’t panic Don’t fall into Depression If you do not understand ASK (chances are other people don’t understand either) Make sure you have family and work support. Access to technology ( before the kids) Let someone else cook on Saturdays and Sundays Quiet time to study Find a study buddy who can share the pain
STUDY TIPS Give yourself time Plan your work schedule so that you can complete assignments ontime Read requirements of the assignment carefully and make sure youunderstand what is needed If you will be late ask. Keep copies of work in two palces
COMPUTER UP TO DATE It is your responsibility to Use compatible software when submitting assignments Keep your computers free from virus’s Keep your software up to date ( Java Etcetera) Backup your work Store your work so that children, cats, dogs, husbands, friends, partnerswork IT etcetera, cannot destroy it, mutilate it, change it or deface it
DROPBOX www.dropbox.com Download app to any computer Login Share files with other people using email address. Access file on any computer Store files in the cloud
PAPERLESS COURSE All assignments through Moodle No acceptance of email assignments (without Prior negotiation) All feedback electronic Use of non paper resources as much as possible All communication electronic (or Voice)
PASSWORDS It is your responsibility to make sure all passwords work BEFOREclass. Log into Moodle a week before class starts Go over to the library and check passwords and access Wireless does not work in classroom. If you use your own laptopmake sure you have your own Internet access
PLAGIARISM There is lots of material about plagiarism Plagiarism can be intentional or unintentional ALWAYS cite where you got information ( not just quotes orparaphrasing) Always acknowledge other people’s contribution
STUDENT CONTACT Make sure that the email listed in all Moodle courses is current. If you must use the student email (not recommended) make sureyou regularly clear it out. Make sure Student Administration have your current address,phone contact and email contact.
GET TO KNOW YOU Meet through location Introduction Make a lunch date New Student/ Old Student Join in groups • Hate/Love technology • Hate/Love travel • Scared/ Can’t wait to study