115.388 Internship in Business (30 credits)

Provides an individual practical experience in business, linking theory to practice. It consists of a period of supervised study and practical experience in an area related to individual disciplinary and professional interests.

Details Details

  • Year: 2017
  • Mode: Internal
  • Semester: Double Semester
  • Location: Manawatu Campus
  • Coordinator: Dr James Lockhart
  • Subject: Business
  • College: Massey Business School

Online component Details

  • Online component: Partially Taught Online - As part of the course is taught online, Broadband access is required. In addition to accessing the Course Guide, students will be required to access core and supplementary digital study resources, contribute to discussion fora and complete online activities and assessment tasks. Core study resources that can be published in print will be supplied to the students who request them. Learn more about Stream, our online learning environment.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): At least 45 credits from 200 level.

Special notes

  • Prospective students have to apply in writing to the Head of the School of Management with a one page outline of why they would like to do the internship and will be selected following an interview. This takes place October/November in the year preceding the year of enrolment in the course. Internal Albany Students: In addition to the 2 hour lecture, students are required to spend 8 hours per week in placement for semesters 1 and 2. Internal Palmerston North Students: In addition to the 2 hour lecture, students are required to spend 8 hours per week in placement for semesters 1 and 2.
  • In addition to the 2 hour lecture, students are required to spend 8 hours per week in placement for semesters 1 and 2.

Dates

  • Start Date: Monday 27 February, 2017
  • End date: Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Withdrawal dates Requirements help

The last day to withdraw from this course:

  • Without financial penalty: Monday 27 March, 2017
  • Without academic penalty: Monday 11 September, 2017

Fees


Course fees for 2017

  • Domestic Students: NZD $1,431.50 *
  • International Students NZD $6,595.00 *

* This fee information is for estimation purposes only and includes New Zealand Goods and Services Tax. Actual fees payable will be finalised on confirmation of enrolment. The estimate does not include non-tuition fees. To view an estimate showing both tuition and non-tuition fees use the Fees Calculator. These fees only apply 2017 enrolments.

Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this course should be able to:

  1. Establish personal and professional learning goals, objectives and performance criteria.
  2. Critically reflect on their own performance on a specific work related project.
  3. Apply theories, concepts and skills learned from previous study/experience to a practical work situation.
  4. Problem solve and analyse in a work setting.

Please note: Learning Outcomes are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

Assessments

During this course, the following assessments will contribute to your final mark.


Assessment Learning outcomes assessed Weighting Note
1 Self-Assessment 1 15.0%
2 Reflection 2,3,4 30.0%
3 Individ Perform/Presentation 1,2,3,4 30.0%
4 Report,Project 1,2,3,4 25.0%

Please note: Assessment weightings are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

* Specific dates for assessments will be finalised in information provided on Stream at the start of the Course.

Completion requirements

Students must give presentation

Textbooks

There are no set texts for this course.

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