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US Placement Program - BUSS2501

Year - 2020

This unit will allow students to undertake a professional placement with a business, government, non-government or media organisation in the US. It will include preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and concurrent coursework on projects with research, report and other professional writing skills. Assessment will include reflective practice and a video oral presentation all based on the placement and study abroad experience. Further information and application process is outlined at

Pre-placement workshop; internship

Performance Objectives (0%); Leadership in Ethics Practice Module (0%); Reflective Entries (25%); Presentation (30%); Report (35%)

Additional information
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Further information and application process is outlined at or contact the Careers and Employability Office for details:


Completion of at least 48 credit points (including BUSS1000 or BUSS1001) with a minimum credit average (65%)


Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive February

20 Jan 2020

Department/School: Business School
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Courses that offer this unit

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