Internship

Course Information
TitleΠρακτική Άσκηση / Internship
CodeJR2900
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolJournalism and Mass Communications
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorNikolaos Panagiotou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID140000276

Programme of Study: UPS School of Journalism and Mass Communications (2010-today)

Registered students: 18
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Mass CommunicationsElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter/Spring-5
JournalismElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter/Spring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours15
Total Hours195
Class ID
600107040
Type of the Course
  • Skills Development
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Students are entitled to participate in the programme, provided they are in the last year of their studies and have acquired adequate knowledge to meet the demands of the internship.
Learning Outcomes
They are given the opportunity to demonstrate and put into practice the skills and knowledge they have acquired during their studies. The students who participate in the course benefit in the following ways: They familiarize themselves with the work environment, and they are offered the opportunity to fulfill tasks that are directly related to their field of study. They get acquainted with market trends. They begin to acclimate to the work environment and receive information necessary for them to choose wisely what is best for themselves both at a personal and professional level.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course is implemented within the framework provided by the Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning,” and co-funded by the European Union (European Social Fund) and national resources. In particular, the course provides students with training for three months, in private and civil services that provide internship placements. The coures provides for the payment of the wages of the interns, as well as for their monthly insurance contributions, covering health and accident compensation costs. The students who participate in the course can do their internship locally, in the city of Thessaloniki, or in any other city in Greece. It needs to be noted that accommodation costs are not covered.
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Internship
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Presence of students of at least 15 hours per week at intership workplace (180 hours for three months) Evaluation of studens from the person responsible for their supervision at intership workplace Evaluation of students from supervising faculty member Essay of students for their intership
Student Assessment methods
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
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Additional bibliography for study
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Last Update
05-02-2014