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Trimester 1 (B) or Trimester 2 (B, X-OS)
|Unit chair:||K Le Rossignol|
|Prerequisite:||Must have completed 8 credit points in the Master of Arts (Professional Communication) or Master of Arts (Writing and Literature) or Master of Arts (Film and Video)|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
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
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.