2014 Unit of Study

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Industry Placement
UoS Code BUSS6500
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1, Intensive February, Intensive January, Semester 2, Intensive December and Intensive July
Prerequisites 8 units with a WAM of 65%
Prohibitions ECOF6500, BUSS6502, ECOF6502, BUSS6501, ECOF6501
Assumed Knowledge
Additional Information Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employment Relations Office for details: business.placements@sydney.edu.au
Lectures Wks 1-3: 1x 3hrs pre-placement workshops; Wks 4-12: 3 days a week internship; Wk 13: presentation.
Assessment Learning contract (0%), reflective journal (20%), presentation (15%), and research report (65%)
Description This unit is available to outstanding students completing the Master of Commerce, Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations, Master of Logistics Management, Master of Professional Accounting or Master of Transport Management program. It involves a professional placement with a business, government, or non-government organisation. It includes preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and report writing. Assessment includes a reflective journal and professional report and presentation based on the internship placement. Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Further information and application process is outlined at http://sydney.edu.au/business/study/opportunities/industry_placement_program