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Unit of study_

South America Industry Placement - BUSS6511

Year - 2018

This unit will be taken by students accepted into the Master of Commerce South America 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. Further information and application process is outlined at

9 hours of pre-placement workshops; 210 hours internship; 2 hour debrief workshop.

performance objectives (0%), report (70%), presentation (30%)

Additional information
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Contact the Careers and Employability Office for details:


48 credit points with a minimum credit average (65%)


Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive July

25 Jun 2018

Department/School: Business School
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 27 Jul 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Courses that offer this unit

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