Courses & Units

Corporate Internship BAA708



This is a postgraduate elective or specialisation unit available only to postgraduate students studying postgraduate degrees in the Tasmanian School of Business and EconomicsStudents who wish to enrol for this unit should contact the Corporate Internship Director in the first instance at


Students undertake a semester of business project, academic-oriented study that integrates work and learning. The student is physically located in a corporate environment, and specific work projects are determined in collaboration with the internship business organisation, postgraduate course coordinator, corporate internship director and student. The Corporate Internship Programme recognises and builds on the skills, capabilities and knowledge students have acquired in their Master's degree and aims to increase 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.


Unit name Corporate Internship
Unit code BAA708
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
Discipline Tasmanian School of Business & Economics

Dr Margaret Kling

Teaching staff

Dr Margaret Kling & Mr Tim Millbank

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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


International students
Domestic students

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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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2017: $1,324.00 2017: $2,438.00 080300

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.


You will need a Distinction average or higher and meet any other requirements for entry to the Corporate Internship.


Teaching Pattern

Flexible, (equivalent to 13 weeks) - attendance at some placements may be required out of normal teaching hours.


Please see the unit outline for details.

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