IB-520

Course Number

IB-520

Course Name

Global Business Internship

Course Credits

3.00

Description

'A project-based course that provides a work experience component for juniors and seniors, and allows the student to apply international business theory in a practical context, thereby bridging the gap between education and practice. Students are assigned to a specific project working with a local business in an area of interest, for one semester generally. Students should expect to spend a minimum of 8 hours per week on the job during the 15 week semester. Written reports, including a proposal accepted by both the supervisor/employer and instructor, mid-term progress report, and final report are required. This course can be used as a major elective or as a free elective.'