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Business internships are a unique opportunity for you to observe professional practice first hand and acquire professional networks, while gaining credit towards your degree.
The learning experience in these units takes place primarily outside the classroom where you have the opportunity to both observe and participate in a range of real world business experiences related to your studies.
The program aims to:
Business internship units:
Work integrated learning units been developed based on best practice in experiential learning programs in Australia and internationally.
Most Internships are unpaid, however some paid opportunities exist (such as vacation programs with major accounting firms) or pay can sometimes be negotiated. Where the Internship is unpaid Deakin University provides the required insurance cover.
Students are required to find and negotiate their own internship. A limited number of Faculty sourced internships and other opportunities are advertised on the University's JobShop website.
The Faculty of Business and Law have sourced region specific opportunities at the Warrnambool campus. Students should contact a WIL Adviser at Warrnambool.
|MIS390||Business Internship A||1||100 hrs*||12 credit points
Recommended: MMH299, MIS290 & MIS398
|MIS391||Business Internship B||1|
*A minimum 100 hours of contact are required. The actual duration depends on the time of placement in the
organisation or on the community based project as well as time to complete assessment tasks.