Europe Industry Placement (BUSS6504)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit is taken by students accepted into the Europe Industry Placement Program while they undertake a professional placement with a business, government or non-government organisation that has a particular focus on business interests. It includes preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and concurrent coursework on research methods, report and other professional writing skills. Assessment includes a reflective journal, research report related to the work placement, and oral presentations all based on the internship placement and international work and study experience. Further information and application process is outlined at http://sydney.edu.au/business/study/opportunities/industry_placement_program

Further unit of study information

Classes

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%)

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Master of Commerce students: 48 credit points with a credit average; Master of International Business: 24 credit points with a credit average.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.