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.

The Internship must be a paid opportunity.

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.

  • Term 3 2021- Expressions of interest close 5pm on 6th of September 2021
  • Summer Term 2022- Expressions of interest close 5pm on 6th of December 2021
  • Term 1 2022- Expressions of interest close 5pm on 7th of February 2022. 

                                               Placement Dates 

  

Commencement 

Completion 

Summer Term 

4th January 2022

7th February 2022 

Term 1 

14th February 2022 

12th May 2022 

Term 2 

30th May 2022 

25th August 2022 

Term 3 

12th September 2022 

8th December 2022 

For self-sourced placements outside of regular term period, please contact the Career Accelerator team to discuss potential eligibility. Please note, placements must align with the academic requirements of the course and therefore must not finish prior to week 8 of each term. 

Ensure you meet the course entry criteria of:

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.

The Internship must be a paid opportunity.

This course may count as a UNSW Business School Free Elective OR as a major elective within some majors. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that this course will count within your program requirements. It’s recommended you refer to your program handbook and the progression plans to understand your current progression and program.

To have your internship considered, submit your application to Career Accelerator, by sending an email and 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%