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|Offered at:||(B, G, W, X)|
|Work experience in industry:||This is a Work Experience in Industry (WEI) unit.|
|Prerequisite:||At least 4 credit points of the Politics and Policy Studies major sequence|
Internship units are normally undertaken in third year (or equivalent). This unit is subject to completion of special application and enrolment requirements. Interested students must contact the Unit Chair for further information before making any plans involving a placement.
The unit offers students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of policy research in a wide range of public and private organisations and to explore the practical applications of their study in public policy. It provides a framework from which students can assess their knowledge, skills and work preferences by participating in the practice of policy research. Internships can also assist in helping students in their pursuit of careers relating to the ever-expanding area of public policy.
Online journal 2000 words 20%, Project report 5000 words 50%, Critical review of internship 2500 words 30%
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