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USSC3703: US Studies Internship

Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge to real-world problems through an internship in an American-based or affiliated business, government, or non-government organisation located in Australia or the US. Assessment includes a research project with proposal, essay and presentation tied to the internship experience.

Code USSC3703
Academic unit United States Studies Centre
Credit points 6
12 credit points at 2000 level in American Studies

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

  • LO1. apply research and critical thinking skills to problems experienced within the work environment
  • LO2. reflect critically on personal and professional development as it relates to both the workplace and university
  • LO3. communicate arguments and analyses confidently and effectively
  • LO4. demonstrate an understanding of ethical issues in relation to business, government and society, and strengthen your capacity to face such issues in working life.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.