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SIT791 - Professional Practice

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)

Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne)  

Credit point(s):4
EFTSL value:0.500
Unit chair:

Yang Xiang

Prerequisite:Must have successfully completed 12 credit points of study at level 7 and must be enrolled in Master of Information Technology (Professional) S779 or Master of Engineering (Professional) S751.


Incompatible with: SCC716, SIT790, SIT792, SIT793
Contact hours:

Students are expected to attend meetings with their internship supervisor and the academic supervisor


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


This unit is a professional placement which utilises the analysis, design, project management, and communication skills which the student has acquired through their studies. The emphasis of the assessment is varied, depending on the type and objectives of each internship arrangement, including assessment of students' skills on problem analysis, problem solving and project management. Students are expected to spend at least 4 days a week in their industry placement.


Industry assessment 40%, presentation 20%, portfolio 40%

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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