Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 30 days placement. Occasional academic supervision before, during and after the placement, to be determined in consultation with the course coordinator, plus four 2 hour group sessions across semester. |
Total Time Commitment:
240 hours (including placement)
Completion of MGMT90128 Project Management (winter intensive, taken prior to internship). This is a ‘teach-out’ subject available only to students who enrolled in the 200pt EMA in 2011.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Successful completion of 162.5 points of subjects in the EMA, including the Project Management subject.
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
CoordinatorDr Mark Davis
Students enrolled in this subject will complete a six week (full time equivalent) internship with an external organisation. Students will be supervised by the Subject Coordinator in collaboration with a designated party at the organisation that is hosting the internship. Students will work across a range of tasks relevant to that organisation's objectives, and will develop and complete a specific project in discussion with the host organisation and the Subject Coordinator. The project will be presented at a special workshop at the end of the semester. The Internship experience will enable students to extend and apply the knowledge acquired through the EMA coursework subjects, will provide students will a valuable professional experience, and will extend their professional networks.
Consistent with the overarching objectives of the EMA, students will:
Effectively communicate results of the project to the host organisation and to an academic audience.
Four assessment tasks equivalent to 10,000 words to be comprised of the following tasks:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Students will acquire a specific set of skills related to completing a research/problem solving task in a professional environment. Specific skills include:
Interpersonal skills, including the capacity to work effectively in a professional setting.
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