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AIS331 - International Internship B

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 Internship unit

Credit point(s):4
EFTSL value:0.500
Cohort rule:

(This unit is available only to students enrolled in A326, D323 or D338)


AIR331 International Internship B

Work experience in industry: This is a Work Experience in Industry (WEI) unit.
Unit chair:K Barrand

AIS201 and permission from the Unit Chair.



Incompatible with:

AIR330, AIR331, AIS330, MIS390, MIS391

Contact hours:

Internship: Students will be required to complete a minimum of 8 weeks (40 working days) on a full-time basis.


Students may undertake an internship placement overseas OR with a suitable internationally-oriented organisation in Australia. Those undertaking placements overseas have the 2cp (AIS330) and 4cp (AIS331) options available to them.

Placements undertaken within Australia are restricted to the 2cp unit (AIS330).

Internship units are normally undertaken in third year (or equivalent) and are subject to completion of specified prerequisite units and special application requirements. Interested students should contact the Unit Chair in the first instance for further information.

Online teaching methods require internet access.


In consultation with the unit chair and the international host organisation, students develop an individualised plan for their internship. This plan is designed to develop skills associated with the major or minor sequences, which the student is undertaking. The unit offers the students the opportunity to gain direct experience of institutional culture and practice in overseas public and private organisations and to explore the practical applications of their international studies program.


Pre-departure assignment 4000 words 25%

Online journal 4000 words 25%

Internship report 7000 words 45%

Promotional exercise 600 words 5%

Assessment is on a graded basis

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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