UNIT OF STUDY
Students will be placed in an international, regional, non-government or government organisation that is working in the fields of human rights and/or democratisation. Placement will be negotiated with the student and relevant academics, taking into consideration the student's interests and learning objectives. Students will work on projects being undertaken by the organisation and will produce a portfolio of project based work that may include reports, press releases, strategic advice or other policy related documents or products. This unit is delivered at one of the partner institutions.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
Further unit of study information
Approximately 6 x 1 hour supervision meetings or equivalent
1xAt least 180 hours in an organisation working in the fields of human rights or democratisation. Practical Work (50%), 1x6000wd equivalent Contribution to an organisation (30%), 1x3000wd Reflection Essay on internship (20%),
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
HRTD6901 and HRTD6902 and HRTD6903 and HRTD6904
HRTD6908 and HRTD6909 and HRTD6912
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.