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*Trimester 1 only available to Burwood (Melbourne) enrolled students
Trimester 2 available to both Burwood (Melbourne) and Cloud (Online) enrolled students
Trimester 1 or Trimester 2 Internship*
|Unit chair:||R Freeman|
Must have completed 6 credit points in the Master of Communication or Master of Arts (Writing and Literature) or Master of Film and Video and permission from the unit chair.
Internship units are subject to completion of specified prerequisite units. Interested students should look at the Faculty Student Mobility website information (http://www.deakin.edu.au/arts-ed/internships/) and are strongly advised to complete the pre internship modules: https://d2l.deakin.edu.au/login.asp?target=/d2l/lms/legacy/selfregistration.d2l?ou=6605 Once the modules are completed then contact the Unit Chair before making an application to enrol.
You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
The Internship unit offers students an opportunity to gain first hand work experience in a region or employment sector closely associated with topics studied at university, and to explore the practical applications of their academic study. It also provides professional experience that may assist them to further their career goals. Students are expected to complete a minimum of 100 hours of work experience in their chosen site. The unit provides a framework for student assessment of their knowledge, skills and work choices in relation to the practices and implementation of selected topics in Professional Communication.
The unit combines workplace experience with an academic component that promotes reflection and analysis.
During the internship students will be required to:
Students are responsible for:
5000 words incorporating:
Pre-departure report with placement profile: 1500 words 35%
Project report/folio and oral/online presentation: 3500 words equivalent 65%
Unit Fee Information
Unit fee information available soon