Units of Study

MECO3672 - Internship Project

Semester 1, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Steven Maras


This unit is based around the production of a 4000 word critical research essay drawn from issues encountered during and after the internship. Students are required to attend a cycle of four seminars, which they will direct (in the presence of the unit coordinator) to discuss and refine their research approaches and questions. Students will also need to submit documentation of their research question and approach before submitting their essay.


1x500wd research proposal (20%), 1x4000wd research essay (70%), lecture, seminar and online participation (10%)


Stokes, Jane (2002) How to do Media and Cultural Studies, London: Sage


4x2-hr seminars/semester, 2x2-hr lectures/semester


30 senior credit points from MECO units (including 12 senior credit points from MECO3602, MECO3603, MECO3002 or MECO3003) and 6 junior credit points from either MECO1002, WRIT1001, WRIT1002, ENGL1025 or ENGL1007. Note: Students enrolling from 2010 should plan to take MECO1002 as per degree regulations




MECO3701, MECO3702

Additional Information

Students may not enrol in MECO3672 prior to the first semester of their 4th year.
Note: All students must attend the Week One lecture, at which they sign up for one of 3 cycles of 4x2-hr seminars.


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm




The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney