Checking date: 15/05/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Master in Financial Sector Technologies: FinTech (Plan: 461 - Estudio: 313)

Coordinating teacher: TOLEDO HERAS, MARIA PAULA DE

Department assigned to the subject: Computer Science and Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
No pre-requisites
The objective of the course is for students to apply the skills acquired in the master's program and to facilitate their professional integration.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
180 hour internship at a company, under the supervision of a staff member (tutor en la empresa / company supervisor) and an academic tutor at the university The job must be directly related to the master key contents, at least to one of the three main topics: Technologies applied to the financial markets, financial software development and Decision Support Systems in the financial sector
Learning activities and methodology
AF8: 150 hours of practice under the supervision of the company supervisor AF5: Tutorships with the academic tutor according to the needs, either face-to-face or remote AF7: 30 hours for preparing the final report AF7: Prepare an internship plan to be delivered at the beginning of the internship AF7: Prepare a final report
Assessment System
Report describing the internship 70% Evaluation report from the company supervisor 20% Evaluation form the academic supervisor 10% See the assessment matrix more details
Basic Bibliography
  • H. Frederick Sweitzer, Mary A. King. The Successful Internship: Personal, Professional, and Civic Development in Experiential Learning. Cengage Learning. ISBN-13: 978-1285077192. 2013
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Additional Bibliography
  • Lauren Berger. All All Work, No Pay: Finding an Internship, Building Your Resume, Making Connections, and Gaining Job Experience. Lauren Berger. 2012
  • (Firm). . Getting your ideal internship. WetFeet c2008. ISBN 1-58207-831-9. 2008
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
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The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.