AIS303 - International Studies Capstone Portfolio


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Online
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in A306, A326, A326S, D323, D338

A306 and A326 course students: completion of at least 16 credit points including AIS101 and one of either AIS102 or AIS201


D338 and D323 course students: completion of at least 10 credit points on the BIS side of the degree including AIS101 and one of either AIS102 or AIS201

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Trimester 2: 1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

Trimester 1 & Trimester 2: 1 x 2-hour online seminar per week (recordings provided)


This unit supports students to develop and present a personalised Graduate Portfolio that documents their learning experiences during their course and evidences achievement of the Bachelor of International Studies Course Learning Outcomes. Development and presentation of the portfolio will enable students to develop a coherent account their studies and activities and articulate the skills and attributes that they have developed through completion of the Bachelor of International Studies. This will be achieved via reflection on students’ formal and informal learning experiences and consideration of their significance for personal and professional development. Students will learn how to create, curate and maintain a professional online presence that reflects their identity as a Bachelor of International Studies graduate and effectively showcases their knowledge, experience, skills and attributes, and will also learn how to orally present this information in professional interview situations. It is strongly recommended that students complete at least 2 credit points of international experience prior to enrolment.

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