Business Internship Project

BUS80027 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 24 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23


50 cps
Enrolled in a SoBLE Postgraduate course
Anti-requisite (similar in content but worth 25 cps)
BUS80028 Business Internship Project Extended

Aims and objectives

This unit aims to provide students with relevant and meaningful industry experience through completion of a project or deliverable for an industry-linked or industry relevant project. Students will work on authentic business issues or challenges and work individually and as part of a team to provide a solution to an industry relevant problem. The unit will contribute to the development of the student’s employability skills and exposure to industry and industry connections.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Apply problem solving, design and decision-making methodologies to identify and provide innovative solutions to SME and/or social enterprise problems with intellectual independence that meets the requirements of the industry relevant problem
2. Work collaboratively as a member or leader of a team and/or with stakeholders and implement methods for optimising collaboration
3. Reflect on industry project experience using appropriate theories of reflexivity and identify areas for development