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MPI700 - Postgraduate Internship

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Placement

Trimester 2: Placement

Trimester 3: Placement

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

S Ogden-Barnes

Prerequisite:completion of at least 6 postgraduate units
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MPI701, MPI702, MPT702

Note:

Special enrolment procedure applies - please contact a student adviser for further details.

Content

The Postgraduate Internship is designed to allow students to gain first-hand experience of graduate-level employment within an organisation.  Students secure an approved placement and work within their chosen organisation for a minimum of one day per week (or equivalent) for a trimester. The Postgraduate Internship provides students with the opportunity to apply their discipline-specific learning and personal skills and gain valuable workplace experience. This unit will help students to refine their skills, build their confidence, add value to their resume and increase their awareness of the requirements for successful professional business practice.

Assessment

Option A – for individual placements
Assessment 1 (Individual) - Internship outline (1500 words) - 20%
Assessment 2 (Individual) -  Reflective summary (2000 words) - 30%
Assessment 3 (Individual) - Final report and presentation (3000 to 5000 words) - 50%

Option B – for group placements
Assessment 1 (Individual) - Internship outline (1500 words) - 20%
Assessment 2 (Individual) - Reflective summary (2000 words) - 30%
Assessment 3 (Group of 2-6) - Final report and presentation (5000 to 6000 words) - 50%

Option C – for intensive placements
Assessment 1 (Individual) - workshop summary (1000 to 1500 words) - 20%
Assessment 2 (Individual) - Reflective summary (2000 words) - 30%
Assessment 3 (Individual report including group presentation overview) - Final report and presentation (5000 to 6000 words) - 50%

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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