Social Justice Internship B (SCLG6914)


The Social Justice Internship offers students in Human Rights, Development Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies Masters programs the opportunity to consolidate their learning and work experience gained as a result of placement in a domestic or international organisation. In this unit students will explore practical issues related to working within social justice orientated organisations, reflecting on their internship placement to draw links between their practical project and theoretical issues from a human rights, development studies and / or peace and conflict approach. Department permission required.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


13x2hr workshops


1x1000wd tutorial presentation (15%), 1x2000wd reflective journal (35%), 1x3000wd (or equivalent) final essay/project (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

24 credit points from the Master of Human Rights program or 24 credit points from the Development Studies program or 24 credit points from the Peace and Conflict Studies program.



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.