Business Practicum

What is Business Practicum?

The Business Practicum unit provides an opportunity for you to gain first hand professional experience in your chosen field, and build your professional networks while gaining one credit point towards your degree. These internships can be completed in discipline areas as well as general business areas.

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Key features

  • Pre-requisite of the successful completion of six (6) credit points
  • Deakin insurance will comprehensively cover students on approved unpaid placements
  • Can be taken anywhere in Australia or internationally

Who can apply?

This unit is available to all postgraduate students. It is your responsibility to ensure that taking a WIL unit contributes towards your course requirements, and will not prevent you from meeting your course rules. Please speak with a Student Adviser if you are unsure - you can contact them on or (03) 9244 6555.

How to apply

Please note that all applications are subject to the approval of the WIL Team. If you feel ready to submit an application for a self-sourced placement, please click the button below to view the step-by-step guide and download the necessary documents.


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