To ensure the ACICIS Creative Arts and Design Professional Practicum meets the needs of member universities and has rigorous academic standards, ACICIS has convened an Advisory Panel to assist with the development of the CADPP. The panel, chaired by ACICIS Consortium Director, Professor David T Hill AM, is composed of [...]
Industry placements cover a wide range of business fields. Depending on the organisation and current programs, students can expect to be involved in a wide range of reporting, research, and editing tasks. Students are assigned mentors in the workplace to guide them over the four-week period. Students are asked to [...]
By Annalise Bolt, JPP 2015
University of New South Wales
With a passion for mi goreng and zero Indonesian language skills I travelled alone to Jakarta to complete a Journalism Professional Practicum, with the support of a New Colombo Plan scholarship.
Here are the results for ACICIS Practicum Programs run in Jan/Feb 2015 in Jakarta.
At the end of their ACICIS program, students are invited to complete an anonymous survey to provide feedback on their ACICIS practicum experience.
Practicum participants enter Indonesia on a pre-purchased, 60-day Social-Cultural Visa. This is a single entry sponsored visa that is valid if presented within three months from the date of issue. Prior to 1 October (for first round applicants)/1 November (for second round applicants), participants will be contacted by the ACICIS [...]
By Madura McCormack, JPP 2014
About two minutes after exiting Soekarno-Hatta Airport, you’ll notice that Indonesia has about zero traffic regulations. There are times where I’ve lost track which direction the vehicles were supposed to be going in the first place.
By Michelle Kovacevic, JPP 2011
University of Melbourne
“How did someone with a background in neuroscience end up working at a forestry institute in Indonesia?”
By Virginia Tapp, JPP 2010 University of Queensland You've all seen the newspaper headlines, the aftermath of the terrorist bombings and the DFAT travel warnings. So much, in fact, that the word Indonesia has gained the power to strike fear into the heart of many westerners. I know because I [...]