ACC40790 Strategic Mgt Acc Internship

Academic Year 2019/2020

The purpose of the SMA internship module is to offer students first-hand experience of working in managerial accounting at large, and to integrate their academic learning experience with effective on-the-job learning.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completing the SMA Internship module, participants will be expected to be able to:
1) Integrate their business and managerial accounting knowledge and skills into a work-based setting;
2) Develop and display core professional and personal skills needed to operate effectively in a work-based setting;
3) Work collaboratively with colleagues, formally or informally, across business units within an organisation;
4) Demonstrate the ability to apply theory to business problems in relation to a case, project or situation on hand;
5) Evaluate the internship as a learning experience, focusing on their own performance and identifying areas for improvement designed to complement their learning in the preceding core modules.

Student Effort Type Hours
Placement/Work Experience




Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Requirements:

- successful completion of semester 1 and 2 core modules and professional skills seminars;

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Additional Information:
SMA Internship eligibility depends on having achieved the required semester 1 minimum GPA as determined by the Accountancy subject area.

Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
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Carry forward of passed components
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