Internships may require agreements between the University and the placement agency. Students MUST obtain the approval of the relevant major coordinator enrolling in this unit.
Candidates wishing to undertake the Public Policy internship should contact Dr Joanna Vince by email to register their interest and seek approval, usually coded as HSS305.
This unit permits students to undertake an internship or work placement as part of their undergraduate studies. Internships vary across programs in the School of Social Sciences but may (for instance) be undertaken in a number of public sector agencies, or in partnership with other bodies. Students interested in an internship should contact the relevant course coordinator for details about which opportunities may be available in any given semester.
|Unit name||Social Sciences Internship|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Politics and International Relations|
Dr. Joanna Vince
Varies, depends on placement
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Apply key concepts and theories related to public sector internship.
- Analyse and evaluate concepts, theories and case studies related to policy and politics.
- Communicate knowledge and research results coherently in written and/or oral formats applying referencing and style conventions as appropriate.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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At least a Distinction Grade Point Average (GPA) of 6
Supervised research project
Written work totalling 5,000 words
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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