Industry Experience Program (Self-Sourced)(COMM2222)

If you have successfully applied for an internship independently, you may be able to count this towards a self-sourced internship worth credit points in your degree. The position must be relevant to your degree, and there are specific criteria the organisation will need to meet for the internship to be approved by the UNSW Business School.

By securing your own placement you’re already aware of the benefits that genuine business experience provides. We can offer you the opportunity to make it count towards your degree.

  • Summer Term 2021 - Expressions of interest are now closed
  • Term 1 2021 - Expressions of interest close 8 February 2021
  • Term 2 2021 - Expressions of interest close 24 May 2021
  • Term 3 2021 - Expressions of interest close 6 September 2021

For self-sourced placements offered outside of regular Term period please contact the Career Accelerator team to discuss potential eligibility.

Ensure you meet the course entry criteria of:

  • academic merit (a high WAM is desirable, minimum WAM of 65)
  • have completed a minimum of 72 UOC by the commencement of this course
  • have room in their degree for this course
  • have NOT completed DIPP1510, REGZ1510, COMM3101, COMM3202, COMM3302
  • have NOT completed COMM2233 Industry Consulting Project
  • are in good academic standing · have completed Career Accelerator: Essentials OR COMM1999 myBCom First Year Portfolio
    - Login using student-enrolment key: Career_Accelerator
  • are not enrolled in the Co-op Program
  • have an up-to-date LinkedIn profile with professional photo

Important: The position must be relevant to your degree and approved by the UNSW Business School as meeting the relevant learning outcomes for the unit of study.

To have your internship considered, submit your application to the Career Accelerator, including the following information:

Assessment is satisfactory/unsatisfactory according to the standard UNSW scale.

  • Goal setting and preparation 20%
  • Reflective Journal 30%
  • Final report 40%
  • Supervisor’s report (including successful completion of minimum hours) 10%