Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 20 days placement. Occasional academic supervision before, during and after the placement, to be determined in consultation with the Course Director. Participation in end of semester EMA internship workshop. |
Total Time Commitment:
Total 340 hours
Students must be enrolled in the Executive Master of Arts program and
Completion of MGMT90128 Project Management. or, if in the 150pt accelerated program, enrolment in MGMT90128 Project Management.
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|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 Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Sara Wills
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
Students enrolled in this subject will complete a four 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 host organisation. Students will work across a range of tasks relevant to the organisation's objectives, and will develop and complete a specific project in discussion with the host organisation and the Subject Coordinator. 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. The internship will facilitate the application of knowledge acquired through coursework to a professional workplace.
Consistent with the overarching objectives of the EMA, students will:
1. A 1,500 word description of the host organisation, its purposes, its internal structures and its relationship to other organisations and stakeholders, worth 15% of the final mark, due within two weeks of starting the internship.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students will acquire a specific set of skills related to completing a research/problem solving task in a professional environment. Specific skills include:
·Advanced communication skills (written and verbal) appropriate to professional contexts.
·Project management skills, including scoping projects, developing timelines and meeting deadlines.
·Research and critical thinking as applied to a professional context.
·Interpersonal skills, including the capacity to work effectively in a professional setting.
|Links to further information:||http://graduate.arts.unimelb.edu.au/|
150 point program - full time over 18 months |
200 point program - full time over 18 months
200 point program - full time over 24 months
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