AC4383 - AC Professional Internship and Professional Attachment

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Accountancy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester (minimum 240 hours or 6 weeks)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23, Summer 2023

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Course Aims

  • Provide real life working experience in local and/or international contexts;
  • Develop an in-depth and practical understanding of business operations and the professional environment by applying the theoretical knowledge, concepts and practical skills of accounting learnt in the formal curriculum;
  • Sharpen students’ skills in effective communication, individual and team work, time management, data analysis and reporting; and
  • Develop students’ ability to explore different ways and knowledge to solve real-life problem(s) during the internship period.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


Useful Links

Department of Accountancy

Additional Information

Special Requirements:
  • Completion of the 1st year of study in the 4-year undergraduate curriculum
  • The internship and professional attachment must be related to accounting profession and/or related services.  The Course Leader and Major Leader decide and endorse whether students' internship is accounting related and study/curriculum related respectively.