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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5431

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
161941

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 4 & 5)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
Business Services

Course aim

To enable students to integrate advanced and specialised business knowledge and skills with the ability to apply them in a business setting.

Course content

Students will undertake an internship in an organisation where the specialised and advanced business knowledge and skills developed during the course of their degree program can be applied

The internship requires reflection on the application of specialised and advanced business knowledge in a professional context and the development and reinforcement of high level professional competency in business and management. 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

36 units and minimum 4.5 GPA, or at the discretion of the Course Coordinator. Students who have completed a postgrad level practicum are not eligible to enrol in this course, unless approved by the Program Director. 

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 4 hrs x N/A
Industrial Placement (Internship) 7.5 hrs x 30 days

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Portfolio 5000 words 60% N/A
Supervisor evaluation N/A 40% 225 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

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