SIT709 - Internship - Information Technology


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

STP710 and Must have successfully completed 8 credit points of study in level 7 SIT-coded units and must be enrolled in S734 Master of Cyber Security, S735 Master of Cyber Security (Professional), S777 Master of Data Analytics, S778 Master of Information Technology, or S779 Master of Information Technology (Professional).



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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 (Internship): Students will be required to complete a minimum of 120 hours (maximum 160 hours) within a relevant, course-related organisation.


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

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.

For more information and to complete the application process: please refer to Information Technology Placement or email


This unit enables students to complete a placement of 120-160 hours (typically as a 4-6 week unpaid placement or as a 12 week unpaid placement) in an IT-related position.  Students will be required to undertake advanced level course-relevant work so as to gain experience as a specialised IT professional and to apply discipline-specific expert level professional skills and knowledge. 

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