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BUSS6500: Industry Placement

This unit is available to outstanding students completing the Master of Commerce, Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations, Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and Master of Professional Accounting programs. It involves a professional placement with a business, government, or non-government organisation. It includes preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and report writing. Assessment includes a reflective journal and professional report and presentation based on the internship placement. Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Further information and application process is outlined at

Code BUSS6500
Academic unit Work Integrated Learning Hub
Credit points 6
Completion of at least 24 credit points with a minimum average of 60% (WAM)

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Create business presentations that use verbal and nonverbal communication techniques effectively.
  • LO2. Exercise workplace professionalism, confidentiality, responsibility for decision-making and organisational, cultural and social awareness.
  • LO3. Apply prior learning and knowledge of business and cultural context in your placement organisation.
  • LO4. Contribute to maximise team effectiveness
  • LO5. Articulate issues in the ethical environment and their potential effect on personal, managerial and corporate decisions.
  • LO6. Evaluate the importance of staying connected digitally with colleagues, academics and other professionals in the new online environment.