SEL703 - Internship - Engineering


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Trimester 3: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

Student must have passed SEB711, SEB725, SET721 and SEN700. A WAM of 70 is also required to apply.


STP710 and must be enrolled in S751, S756, S757, S758, S759

Incompatible with:


Study commitment

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

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Placement: This unit requires students to complete a placement (minimum of 30 days) with an approved organisation. In addition, students are required to complete the online pre-placement employability modules (Ready: WIL Placement Unit Induction modules). Students will be required to complete additional professional development experiences and assessments that are equivalent to 150 hours of study commitment. 


Delays in completing the placement could mean that the course will take longer to complete than the stated duration.  Attendance at the placement may be required outside the trimester dates.


This unit enables students studying a postgraduate engineering course to engage in work integrated learning through professional engineering practice experience and continuous professional development (CPD) with a suitable organisation. Placements must be approved by the Unit Chair before commencement and must be for a minimum of 30 working days (225 hours). This practice-based experience for students is intended to enable the development and advancement of professional practice knowledge and skills typically sought from graduate professional engineers (as defined by the Australian engineering profession). All associated learning and assessment activities for this unit are cloud-based (online). 

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must:

  • Complete a pre-employability preparation READY module prior to day 1 of work placement 
  • Achieve a mark of at least 50% on the final report. 

Unit Fee Information

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