2014 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2014. For Summer School 2014 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2014).
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|Geneva Industry Placement|
|Offered||Semester 2 and Intensive July|
|Prerequisites||Master of Commerce students: 48 credit points with a credit average; Master of International Business: 24 credit points with a credit average.|
|Lectures||3 x 3hr pre-placement workshops, 2 x 3hr weekly seminars (starting week 2) and Internship placement (Geneva) (6 weeks)|
|Assessment||Learning contract (0%); Learning journal (25%), Research project (60%) and Final presentation (15%)|
|Description||This unit will be taken by students accepted into the Master of Commerce Geneva Industry Placement Program while they undertake a professional placement with a business or a government or nongovernment organisation that has a particular focus on business interests. It will include preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and concurrent coursework on research methods, report and other professional writing skills. Assessment will include a reflective journal, research report related to their work placement, and oral presentations all based on the internship placement and international work and study experience.|