ENV533E - Environmental internship
12 points, SCA Band 2, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Sharron Pfueller
The internship offers students the opportunity to apply and consolidate the knowledge and professional skills they have acquired through their previous study. Under supervision of a member of Monash staff the student will undertake and report on practical and analytical work within the practical context of a business or other organisation outside Monash University (government department, or non-government organisation).
On successful completion of the internship students will have:
- gained experience in a project which is of direct benefit to the environmental interests of a client organization outside of Monash University,
- developed skills in project formulation, implementation, analysis and communication
- enhanced their capacity to evaluate environmental policy and project work
- improved their ability for self-evaluation in the context of environmental engagement.
Internship Journal (1000 words ) : 15%
Report (8000 words ) : 85%
One 2 hour workshop in week 1 of the semester. Subsequent hours to be negotiated between supervisor, student and host organisation.