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MIS293 - Work Based Learning

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:Nil
Work experience in industry:

This is a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) unit

Unit chair:A Craig

Completion of 8 credit points prior to commencing placement



Incompatible with:



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.

Special enrolment requirements apply - students must obtain Unit Chair approval prior to enrolment.


The unit aims to provide students with an opportunity to take part in, as part of their degree, a learning experience based on regular employment position that the student has secured previously.


The purpose of this work based internship, as one of the units in the suite of WIL unit offerings in the Faculty, is to allow students an opportunity to facilitate learning through a regular employment placement with an approved host organisation for a 200 hour placement. Students will learn in and with the organisation guided through a continuous assessment process.


Assessment 1 - e-portfolio and presentation - 70%, Assessment 2 - reflection and review portfolio - 30%

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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