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MIS390 - Business Internship A

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:MMI301
Work experience in industry: This is a Work Experience in Industry (WEI) unit
Unit chair:

A Craig


Completion of 12 credit points

Incompatible with: Nil

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 should download the BIP Student Information Kit from the Business Internship website (http://www.deakin.edu.au/buslaw/BIP/index.php) and then contact a BIP Adviser in the Faculty if further advice is required.  Students should have made substantial progress in their major(s) and would normally study this unit in their final year.


This unit aims to provide students with the opportunity to undertake appropriate and relevant experiential learning within their undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Business and Law. Interns complete 100 hours (minimum) with an approved host organisation. The unit aims to further the interests of both the student and the host organisation and builds on the skills gained in core units, particularly MMH299, to prepare students for future graduate employment. Internships can be completed in all majors or discipline areas as well as general business opportunities.


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Written Assignment 1 - Pre-placement tasks (1500 words) - 20%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Written Assignment 2 - Reflective Learning Diary, final day of placement (3500 words) -  30%

Assessment 3 (Individual) - Written Assignment 3 - 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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