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Internship Learning Proposal

Internship Learning Proposal

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Proposal
DepartmentofCommunicationSouthernConnecticutStateUniversity
Yourproposalmustbetyped(singlespaced)andprofessionalinappearance.Itshouldnotexceedtwopages.TheproposalmustbeturnedinbeforeyouwillbeallowedtoregisterforCOM497.FeelfreetoasktheInternshipCoordinatorforassistanceifneeded.
THEQUESTION:WHATAMIHOPINGTOGETOUTOFTHISEXPERIENCE?
FocusedFlexibility:Itisimportantthatyouareclearaboutwhyyouarepursuinganinternshipwhilealsobeingflexibleandopentoopportunitiesthatmayarise.Onceyouhavehammeredoutyourgoals(howeversimpletheymaybe),thinkofwaysyoucouldrealisticallyachievethemthroughaninternship.DraftingaLearningProposalisaneffectivewaytostructureyourgoalsandwhatyouroverallmissionis.Yourfocuswillbeessentialinidentifyingappropriateopportunitiesaswellasinsettingappropriateexpectations–bothyoursandyouremployer’s–fortheinternship.
YOURLEARNINGPROPOSAL
Nowthatyouhavearticulatedyourmission,youcandevelopalearningproposal.Yourlearningproposalshouldconsistofyourmission,goals,andactionplans.Whattypesofgoalswillyouneedtoattaintoaccomplishyourmission?Howwillyouachievethosegoals?Anexample:
MISSION:
Toincreasemyexposuretotheadvertisingfieldasawholeandtodevelopskillsthatwillgivemeacompetitiveedgeintheindustry.
GOALSACTIONPLANS
1.Learnmoreaboutthedifferentareasofanadvertisingfirm,i.e.,creative,accountmanagement,etc.Attendinterdepartmentalmeetings.Conductshortinformationalinterviewswithprofessionalsofeachdepartmenttoinquireabouttheirwork.Makeapointtonetworkwithseveralindividualsindifferentdepartments.2.Gaininsightintodifferentcareerpathswithinafirmandtheindustry.Duringinformationalinterviews,includequestionsaboutindividualcareerpaths.MeetwithHumanResourcestotalkaboutthevarietyofcareerpathemployeestypically(ornotsotypically)pursue.3.DevelopprojectmanagementskillsAssumeownershipofalong‐termprojectfromconceptualizationtoendresult.4.Developabilitytohandlemultipletasksunderdeadlines.Assistseveralemployeeswiththeirtime‐sensitiveprojects.
 
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