Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 2 |
Total Time Commitment: Approximately 100 hours on internship, plus regular contact with the subject coordinator and workshop sessions across the semester.
|Prerequisites:||Students must consult their relevant program coordinator before enrolling in this subject.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||
Formerly available as 106-519 Internship. Students who have completed 106-519 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
CoordinatorDr Mark Davis
|Subject Overview:||Students enrolled in this subject will be assisted to find a placement in a professional working environment. They will work for approximately 100 hours under the guidance of a senior staff person, with additional support from the subject co-ordinator and regular workshop sessions. As well as taking part in the host organisation's day-to-day work, students will undertake a research project of concrete and practical benefit to the host organisation or the broader industry. The research topic will be negotiated between the student, the organisation's management and the subject co-ordinator. Students will develop skills in conducting effective and timely research, analysis and report-writing, and will also gain direct exposure to professional practice.|
Students completing this subject will:
|Assessment:||Description of company, CV, cover letter and career plan equivalent to 1500 words 15% (due early in the semester), project proposal of 1000 words 10% (due mid-late semester), journal and professional portfolio of 3500 words 35% and research report of 4000 words 40% (due end of semester).|
|Prescribed Texts:||A subject reader will be available.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students successfully completing this subject will have:
Master of Arts Management |
Master of Cinema Management
Master of Global Media Communication
Master of Publishing and Communications
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Editing and Communications)
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