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BU3101 - Professional Internship

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: School of Business (pre 2015)

In addition to completion of 36 credit points of BU or BX subjects and enrolled in your last year of your course, students must access the School of Business Work Group on Career Hub (https://careerhub.jcu.edu.au). Use your jc user name and password to log onto the site. The Work Group you are enrolled in will be listed on the left hand column of the Career Hub Home page under Appointments and ePortfolio. Application deadlines will be communicated prior to the commencement of the study period. The process will register your interest in the subject only and does not guarantee a place, as places are limited. Once registered a selection process takes place and you will be advised of the outcome by email. This process only applies to students enrolled on the Townsville or Cairns campus.

This subject is designed to integrate knowledge and skills developed throughout the degree in a practical workplace setting. Students undertake a professional placement in a relevant, approved industry workplace and through a number of tasks reflect upon personal and professional growth and evaluate the theory / practice nexus.

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply knowledge and skills developed throughout the degree in a practical workplace environment.
Prerequisites: 36CP OF BU OR BX SUBJECTS.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
BU2060 BU3060 BX3040 LA4041

Availabilities

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activities.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activities.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 0 hours
  • 100 hours professional experience
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 0 hours
  • 100 hours professional experience
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activities.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); employer appraisal report (30%); diary and reflective journal (30%).

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 6
Census Date 26-Jun-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 11
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement and placement related activities.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Cairns, Limited, Study Period 7
Census Date 10-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 51
Census Date 20-Mar-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

JCU Singapore, Limited, Study Period 52
Census Date 17-Jul-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 21
Census Date 17-Apr-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 22
Census Date 14-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Lecturer: Ms Eszter Kiss.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

JCU Brisbane, Limited, Study Period 23
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Face to face teaching (Students will be required to attend 6 hours of placement preparation and placement related activites.)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Laurie Murphy
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 6 hours workshops/Seminars - Preparation for placement and related activities.
  • 100 hours professional experience
Assessment: placement plan (15%); assignments (25%); diary and reflective journal (30%); employer appraisal report (30%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.