- Essay (3000 words) Due week 6 of semester 1 (45%) - Students write an individual essay based on one of four topics.
- Project (4500 words equivalent per group) + 500 words (Individual) Due week 12 of semester 1 (55%) - Students will work in groups of three to complete a substantial project relating to an element of professionalism in surgical practice.
Assessment weighting is assigned as follows:
35% for product of group work;
15% for reflective writing (500 words) and
5% peer assessment against clear criteria of the process – participation, teamwork, timeliness, supporting others, solving conflicts, exchanging information and coordination.