BEX5006 - Industry project - 2018

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.


Business and Economics

Chief examiner(s)

Associate Professor Paul Collier (MBA)
Dr Ian Walker (all other teaching periods)


Associate Professor Paul Collier (MBA)
Dr Ian Walker (all other teaching periods)

Unit guides



  • First semester 2018 (On-campus)
  • Second semester 2018 (On-campus)
  • MBA Teaching Period 3 2018 (On-campus)
  • MBA Teaching Period 4 2018 (On-campus)
  • MBA Teaching Period 5 2018 (On-campus)
  • Summer semester A 2018 (On-campus)
  • Summer semester B 2018 (On-campus)
  • Winter semester 2018 (On-campus)


  • Summer semester A 2018 (On-campus)


Permission required


This unit is designed to provide students with the opportunity to put theory into practice in a business environment.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  1. compare and contrast theory and practice
  2. apply theory to practice in a supervised environment
  3. evaluate personal learning and personal development in a complex business environment
  4. analyse complex business problems and to prepare and present innovative solutions.


Within semester assessment: 100%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising independent study under industry and academic supervision.

See also Unit timetable information

Off-campus attendance requirements

As agreed with industry and/or academic supervisor.