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China Placement Program - BUSS2504

Year - 2020

This unit is taken by students accepted into the China Placement Program while they undertake a professional placement with a business or government organisation in China. It includes preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and concurrent coursework on report and other professional writing skills. Assessment will include a reflective journal, research essay, and oral presentations all based on the placement and study abroad experience. Further information and application process is outlined at

9 hours of pre-placement workshops; 210 hours internship; 2 hour debrief workshop.

performance objectives (0%); reflective journal entry (20%); presentation (30%); report (50%)

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:

Assumed knowledge
To enrol in this unit students must be Mandarin speakers and have the right to work in China.


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: Intermediate
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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