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MIS391 - Business Internship B

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Placement

Trimester 2: Placement

Trimester 3: Placement

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:MMI302
Work experience in industry:

This is a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) unit*

Unit chair:

A Craig


Completion of 12 credit points



Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

This unit requires no formal class attendance. However, this work placement will involve between 100-120 hours of supervised contact.


*Placements can be completed in Australia or overseas. Students must apply using the application form which can be found through


Students cannot enrol in the unit or commence a placement without written approval.


Students should have made substantial progress in their major(s) and would normally study this unit in their final year.


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.


Students complete a work placement of 100 - 120 hours with an approved host organisation. Internships can be completed in all disciplines and general business areas.

This unit enables a second internship to be completed with a different host to the experience in MIS390.


Students will critically reflect on their placement, their graduate attributes and employability competencies through a continuous assessment process.


Assessment  1 (Individual) - Written Assignment - Start of placement, self-evaluation (1500 words) - 20%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Written Assignment  - Reflective Learning Journal (3500 words) - 30%

Assessment 3 (Individual) - Written Assignment  - Post-placement report (3500 words) - 50%

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.

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