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Parliamentary Internship (POLS30001) // Eligibility and requirements

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Eligibility and requirements

Prerequisites

Students must be undertaking a Major in Politics and International Studies and will have completed 25 points at Level 1 in Politics and International Studies, and 37.5 points at Level 2 in Politics and International Studies.

Students are required to apply for permission to enrol into this subject prior to commencement of the internship. Students should make this application via the online application form:

Application Form

Applications will be reviewed in three rounds:

Round 1 (Summer and Semester 1 availability): closing 31 October
Round 2 (Semester 1 availability): closing 31 January
Round 3 (Semester 2 availability): closing 31 May

Students will receive outcomes within two weeks of the closing date for the relevant round. For further information including FAQS on the Application and Selection Process see:

Faculty of Arts - WIL FAQs

Corequisites

None

Non-allowed subjects

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
POLS30002 Public Affairs Internship (Int.Students)
Semester 1
Semester 2
25
POLS30003 Public Affairs Internship
Semester 1
Semester 2
25
MULT20010 Arts Internship
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MULT30019 Arts Internship
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MULT20012 Community Volunteering
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MULT30020 Community Volunteering
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MULT20014 Community Volunteering - Global
Summer Term
July
12.5
MULT30021 Community Volunteering - Global
Summer Term
July
12.5
SOCI30005 Sociology Internship
Semester 2
25

Recommended background knowledge

Levels 1 & 2 Politics and International Studies

Core participation requirements

The University of Melbourne is committed to providing students with reasonable adjustments to assessment and participation under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and the Assessment and Results Policy (MPF1326). Students are expected to meet the core participation requirements for their course. These can be viewed under Entry and Participation Requirements for the course outlines in the Handbook.

Further details on how to seek academic adjustments can be found on the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/student-equity/home

Students undertaking an internship with a host agency may be required to satisfy a number of requirements, including:

  • undergoing a recent National Police Record Check
  • holding a valid Working with Children Check for the relevant state/territory
Last updated: 24 July 2019