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2017/2018  KAN-CBUSV4002U  Internship

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Course information

Language English
Course ECTS 15 ECTS
Type Elective
Level Full Degree Master
Duration One Semester
Start time of the course Autumn, Spring
Timetable Course schedule will be posted at calendar.cbs.dk
Study board
BUS Study Board for BSc/MSc in Business Administration and Information Systems, MSc
Course coordinator
  • Torkil Clemmensen - DIGI
Main academic disciplines
  • Information technology
Last updated on 29-06-2017

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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:
  • Ability to account for the research question and its relevance in relation to the internship
  • Ability to select and review a substantial amount of literature (minimum 600 pages), relevant to the research question and to the internship
  • Plan, carry out, and reflect critically on a substantial data collection, relevant to the research question and to the internship
  • Ability to analyse, discuss and provide a perspective on the tasks performed during the internship or on the field of practice of the internship business company, institution or organization, in relation to relevant literature
  • Ability to reflect critically on theories and methods in relation to the field of practice of the internship company
Prerequisites for registering for the exam
Number of mandatory activities: 1
Compulsory assignments (assessed approved/not approved)
The internship contract has to be approved by the course-coordinator.
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 7-step scale
Examiner(s) One internal examiner
Exam period Summer and Winter
Make-up exam/re-exam
Same examination form as the ordinary exam
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.


You can find the guidelines here:


Teaching methods
Field work
Feedback during the teaching period
Feedback on the internship acedemic progress is usually given by the supervisor during supervision or before or after the supervision.
Student workload
Supervision 4 hours
Field work and reportwriting 408 hours
Last updated on 29-06-2017