Faculty of Arts
12 points, SCA Band 2, 0.250 EFTSL
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
Previously coded IDA5310
This unit offers students the opportunity to apply and consolidate the knowledge and professional skills they have acquired through the course within the practical context of an international development-related organisation. It requires independent learning and research by the student while fostering practical knowledge and skills related to the student's Area of Concentration. Students undertake an internship-based client project with an international development-related organisation. In the internship, research and analytical work of direct benefit to the host organisation will be carried out and reported on. The internship will not be undertaken in the student's usual workplace.
Upon successfully completing this unit, students will:
Internship journal (1000 words): 10%
No formal lectures or seminars
Completion of 18 points of core units and/or permission of course coordinator. Distinction average in core and elective units or permission of course coordinator