COM4603 - Professional Communication Internship

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Media and Communication
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Summer 2021

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

This course aims to provide students with opportunities to put their knowledge and skills into practice and to gain on-the-job experience in an internship. Students will have hands-on experiences in the news, advertising, and/or public relations production process. They will develop knowledge in the media and communication industry and gain practical understanding of the operations of the organization that they serve. The course aims are: 

  1. Learn about the functions of the media and professional communication in real world private and public organizations with which students are affiliated
  2. Develop and define more clearly students’ career goals
  3. Assist in establishing future career networks
  4. Develop a professional understanding and an awareness of professional and ethical conduct through hands-on experience
  5. Improve analytical, research, and professional communication skills

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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