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BUSS6506: China Industry Placement

2021 unit information

This unit is available to students accepted into the China Industry Placement Program while they undertake a professional placement with a business or a government organisation that has a particular focus on business interests. It includes preparatory coursework in reflective, professional practice and concurrent coursework on research methods, report and other professional writing skills. Assessment includes a reflective journal, a research report related to their work placement, and an oral presentation on the internship placement and international work and study experience. Further information and application process is outlined at

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Business (Business School)

Study level Postgraduate
Academic unit Work Integrated Learning Hub
Credit points 6
Completion of at least 48 credit points with a minimum average of 60% (WAM)
Assumed knowledge:
To enrol in this unit students must be Mandarin speakers and have the right to work in China.

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

  • LO1. Develop written and oral communication by engaging directly with industry stakeholders.
  • LO2. Identify different perspectives during the placement experience in order to improve practice.
  • LO3. Synthesize personal experience and research to build an evidence-based argument.
  • LO4. Apply advanced disciplinary frameworks and principles to solve work experience challenges.

Unit availability

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There are no availabilities for this year.
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Intensive February 2020
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive July 2021
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Intensive July 2021
Block mode Remote

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Modes of attendance (MoA)

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Important enrolment information

Departmental permission requirements

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Additional advice

Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Further information and application process is outlined at or contact the WIL Hub Placement team: