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2017/2018  BA-BINMV2000U  Internship

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Course information

Language English
Course ECTS 15 ECTS
Type Mandatory
Level Bachelor
Duration Two Quarters
Start time of the course Autumn
Timetable Course schedule will be posted at calendar.cbs.dk
Study board
Study Board for BA in Information Management
Course coordinator
  • Attila Marton - DIGI
Main academic disciplines
  • Information technology
  • Communication
  • Organization
Last updated on 07-06-2017

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Learning objectives
To achieve the grade 12, students should meet the following learning objectives with no or only minor mistakes or errors: In the internship report the student must:
  • identify and apply academic and theoretical knowledge to the practical experience in an organizational setting
  • analyze and critically assess the tasks performed during the internship in relation to selected relevant literature
  • develop and outline an information manager's perspective on the experienced work setting of the internship or on a specific research question in relation to the organization
  • critically assess theories and their applicability to practice in order to identify if existing theories need to be developed further
Exam ECTS 15
Examination form Home assignment - written product
Individual or group exam Individual exam
Size of written product Max. 20 pages
Assignment type Report
Duration Written product to be submitted on specified date and time.
Grading scale Pass / Fail
Examiner(s) One internal examiner
Exam period Autumn
Make-up exam/re-exam
Same examination form as the ordinary exam
Description of the exam procedure
  • The report should be between 15 and 20 standard pages
Course content and structure

Internships provide students with a real life professional learning experience and offer students a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a business company, institution or organization that works professionally with issues relating to information management. The main objective of internships is to convert academic and theoretical knowledge into professional experience.

Teaching methods
Field work
Feedback during the teaching period
Feedback can be obtained upon request in a meeting (e.g. in the office hours) with the examiner.
Student workload
Information Lecture 2 hours
Project Work 400 hours
Preparation for Information Lecture 10 hours
Total 412 hours
Last updated on 07-06-2017