Courses & Units

Corporate Internship BAA321

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Note:

This is a level 300 elective unit available only to students studying undergraduate degrees (including combined degrees) in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE). Students who are enrolled in courses other than in the TSBE but who are completing a major offered by this School may be able to enrol in BAA321 by arrangement. Students who wish to enrol for this unit should contact the Corporate Internships office - Corporate.Internships@utas.edu.au.  See the internships website for eligibility criteria for this unit.

Introduction

Students undertake a semester of business project/academically oriented study that integrates work and learning over two days per week. The student is physically located in a corporate environment, and specific work projects are determined in collaboration with the internship business organisation, programme director and student. The Corporate Internship Programme not only recognises and builds on the skills, capabilities and knowledge students have acquired in their first two years of study, and increases awareness and experience of the wider social, cultural and global environment of a workplace. It provides a learning situation in the real world of business. Attendance at on-campus/seminars may be required. Placements will be advertised on the Corporate Internship website: http://www.utas.edu.au/business/faculty/internships/info_stu.html.

Summary

Unit name Corporate Internship
Unit code BAA321
Credit points 25
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Tasmanian School of Business & Economics
Coordinator

Dr Margaret Kling

Teaching staff

Dr Margaret Kling & Mr Tim Millbank

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Hobart Spring school (extended) On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Spring school (extended) On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Spring school (extended) On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified.  Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*:  the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.

*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 27/2/2017 23/3/2017 17/4/2017 2/6/2017
Semester 2 17/7/2017 10/8/2017 4/9/2017 20/10/2017
Spring school (extended) 30/10/2017 23/11/2017 22/12/2017 13/2/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2017: $2,649.00 2017: $4,876.00 080301

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Credit average or higher.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Flexible, (equivalent to13 weeks) - attendance at some placements may be required out of normal teaching hours.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

Required

There are no prescribed texts, academic and related journals or periodicals for this unit.

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