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SIT306 - IT Internship

Unit details


2016 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Jo Coldwell-Neilson


STP010, SIT223 and must have passed at least eight SIT-coded units



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Placement: 100 placement hours in industry


Students must contact their enrolment officer prior to enrolling in this unit in order to meet the selection requirements.

Please note that a quota will apply in Trimester 1 2016 only.


Students have an opportunity to gain professional work experience with an approved host organisation for a minimum of 100 hours and a maximum of 120. Students will learn in, and with, the organisation, critically reflecting on their placement, their graduate learning outcomes and employability competencies through a number of assessments including a placement portfolio.

The placement is designed to further the interests of both the student and the host organisation. It is not about work experience but rather about improving employability skills including communication skills, team work, self-management and lifelong learning competencies.


Pre-placement report (1200 words) 20%, end-placement supervisor evaluation 20%, placement portfolio 60%

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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