Prerequisites Completion of 120 credit points Teaching Organisation Students will be required to attend workshops as well as undertake their professional experience in an organisation. A minimum of 6 hours of on-campus workshops plus 20 days (equivalent to 140 hours) to be organised by students as a full-time block in the mid-year break or on a part-time basis over a longer period.
This unit facilitates students moving into the area of the chosen major and provides them with the opportunity to develop an industry perspective of their chosen field by focusing upon aspects of the major: Human Resources Management, Accounting, Financial Services, Business Information Systems or Marketing. The placement gives students opportunities to apply theory from their degree, either directly or by observation of management within the placement industry, and to analyse and compare theory and practice. Experience in the field enables the development of students critical thinking skills. Through their written assessments students have an opportunity for critical evaluation of theory and practice.