Consultancy Experience

What is Consultancy Experience?

Consultancy Experience provides students with an authentic experience of working as a consultant, students develop their skills in liaising with external stakeholders in order to identify, understand and attempt to resolve real-world business problems.Students will develop an understanding of the processes and skills required to be a consultant in a business environment. By undertaking this unit, students will practice ethical behaviour and develop their problem solving, self-management and interpersonal skills.

Examples: Australian Business Consultancy (ABC) Program, Business Development Clinic, FreelancingHUB, International Study Tours.

Key features

  • Pre-requisite of the successful completion of eight (8) credit points for MWL316.
  • Pre-requisite of the successful completion of four (4) credit points for MWL716.
  • Placements can be completed in Australia or overseas.

Who can apply?

This unit is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students, who are eligible use a WIL unit towards their degree.

Program enrolment

Successful students are eligible to undertake this unit for 1 credit point and are required to enrol in

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 buslaw@deakin.edu.au or (03) 9244 6555.

How to apply

Consultancy Experience is only offered as a Faculty-led program, applications for various programs are open throughout the year via Unihub.

Key dates and FAQs

This unit is available in all three trimesters.

Frequently-asked questions


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