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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedBerwick Summer semester A 2010 (Day)
Berwick Summer semester B 2010 (Day)
Gippsland Summer semester A 2010 (Day)
Peninsula Summer semester A 2010 (Day)
Peninsula Summer semester B 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Andrea McCall


The objective of the internship is to give students first-hand experience in working in a business setting in a context relevant to their likely graduate employment, and to integrate theory with practice.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  • apply conceptual and theoretical knowledge to practical work situations
  • communicate effectively and appropriately with subordinates, peers and superiors both verbally and in writing
  • demonstrate an understanding of the nuances and practicalities of working within an organisation
  • present issues and findings to subordinates, peers and superiors using appropriate software
  • undertake applied research projects in an area of business and write an effective report for management assessment
  • formulate and update a personal career strategic plan.


Within semester assessment: 100%

Contact hours

12 hours of structured learning activity pre placement provided by Employment and Career Development


Enrolment in this unit is not available via WES. Course director approval is required prior to enrolment and approval will be dependent upon completion of 96 credit points (including appropriate units for the area of work placement) with an overall average of 60% for all units undertaken and locating a suitable internship setting.


MKX3631, BEW3100