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FIT2032 - Industry-based learning

18 points, SCA Band 2, 0.375 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology


Not offered in 2007


Students on placement work full time in a defined, graduate level role during a 22 week placement period at established partners of the industry based learning program (major global companies, leading Australian companies and worldwide consultancies). The students on placement are able to apply the knowledge and skills developed in their academic units, develop their communication, time management and customer service skills in business situations, experience the corporate environment and obtain feedback from experienced supervisors on their performance.


Mid placement performance: 20%
End placement performance: 30%
Oral presentation: 25%
Written reports: 25%

Contact hours

Students on placement are employed full-time for 22 weeks by the partners of the industry based learning program in a graduate level role within the company.


Only available to local students accepted into the Bachelor of Business Information Systems industry based learning stream at Clayton campus. At least 72 credit points of study accumulated towards a Bachelor of Business Information Systems Degree.