IPA203 Internship with internship report (15 ECTS)

Emnekode: 
IPA203
Varighet: 
1 semester
Studiepoeng: 
15
Studienivå: 
Bachelor (fordjupingsnivå)
Undervisningssemester: 
2023 Vår
Emnenavn på engelsk: 
Internship with internship report (15 ECTS)
Emnenavn på bokmål: 
Prosjektarbeid som praksis
Eksamenssemester: 
2023 Vår
Undervisningsspråk: 
Engelsk
Krav til forkunnskapar

IPA111 and IPA112 or equivalent.

Om emnet

The aim of this course is to practice and apply knowledge and insights into theories and methods acquired so far in the bachelor studies. Students are to do an internship in the public or private sector, or with an non-governmental organisation (NGO). The internship can take place in Norway or abroad. During their internship, students are to write an internship report. The topic of this report should be connected to the workplace and to the student's tasks.

The course consists of two parts:

Part 1: Internship seminar, preparing the students for the internship, as well as and for writing the internship report. The course covers topics like how to write a paper, how to apply for jobs, ethics in worklife, and different cultures in worklife. 

Part 2: Internship in the public or private sector, or with an NGO, as well as writing the internship report.

Læringsutbytte

In accordance with the National Qualifications Framework the student will achieve the following learning outcomes after completing the course:

Kunnskapar

The student will have acquired knowledge of methods of how to write a university college paper and of how to collect data. 

Ferdigheiter

The student will know how to work on projects in a workplace and to present the outcomes of their work projects in a written report. 

Generell kompetanse

The student will know how to apply theoretical knowledge acquired in their studies in a practical work setting. 

Praktisk organisering og arbeidsmåtar

This is an elective course. The course is also open for students from other study programs at HVO and for international students. The seminar is held in English. The intership report can be written in Norwegian or in English.

The course consists of two parts:

Part 1: Internship seminar

The seminar prepares students for the internship and for writing the internship report. It is held in January and February and provides a theoretical and practical introduction to writing university college papers / reports. The seminar also helps students prepare for job / internship applications and job interviews, work in different cultures, and ethics in work life. Additional topics like presentation techniques may also be covered. As part of the course, students are to present the organization they will do their internship in and the planned topic they are going to write about in their internship report, in class. 

Part 2: Internship

The department will support students with contacts in finding internship positions. The department  will provide even more extensive support in finding internship positions to international students, as well as to students doing their internship abroad. The internship position has to be approved by the department. Each student gets assigned a supervisor by the department. The internship lasts 6-8 weeks, from the beginning of March (an earlier start is possible) to the end of May. During the internship, students are to write an internship report / paper. The topic of the report should be connected to the workplace and to the student's tasks during the internship / student company. The report - with a length of about 4000 words - should follow the usual requirements for university college papers.

Vilkår for å framstille seg til eksamen
  • Participation in seminar (obligatory attendance - at least 80 %)
  • Presentation of internship position and topic of internship report in the seminar
  • Completed internship 
Minimumstal: 
5
Maksimumstal: 
40
Emneansvarleg: 
Nathalie Homlong
Emnet inngår i følgande studieprogram
Bachelorgradsstudium i planlegging og administrasjon
VurderingsformGrupperingVarighetVarighetstypeKarakterskalaAndelKommentarHjelpemidlerOmfang
RapportIndividuell1semesterA-F, der A er best og E er siste ståkarakterThe grade on the course is based on the grade on the report. The internship report should be about 4000 words (+/- 10%).
Vurderinger:
Vurderingsform:Rapport
Gruppering:Individuell
Varighet:1
Varighetstype:semester
Karakterskala:A-F, der A er best og E er siste ståkarakter
Andel:
Kommentar:
Hjelpemidler:
Omfang:The grade on the course is based on the grade on the report. The internship report should be about 4000 words (+/- 10%).
Godkjent av: 
Randi Bergem 03.03.2022