Checking date: 26/03/2019

Course: 2019/2020

Professional Internships
Study: Bachelor in Engineering Physics (363)

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Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 12.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
CG3. Solve problems with initiative, decision making, creativity, and communicate and transmit knowledge, skills and abilities, understanding the ethical, social and professional responsibility of the engineering activity. Capacity for leadership, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. CT1. Work in multidisciplinary and international teams as well as organize and plan work making the right decisions based on available information, gathering and interpreting relevant data to make judgments and critical thinking within the area of study. CT2. Present and write a topic correctly or compose a speech in a logical order, providing accurate information in accordance with established grammatical and lexical rules. CT3. Assess the reliability and quality of information and its sources using such information in an ethical manner, avoiding plagiarism, and in accordance with academic and professional conventions in the field of study. CT5. Handle interpersonal skills about initiative and responsibility, negotiation, emotional intelligence, etc. as well as calculation tools that allow to consolidate the basic technical skills that are required in any professional environment. RA4. To be able to successfully manage themselves in the complex situations that might arise in their academic or professional fields of study and that might require the development of novel approaches or solutions; RA5. To be able to communicate, in a precise and clear manner, knowledge, methodologies, ideas, problems and solutions in their field or specialty to any kind of audience (specialist or not);
Description of contents: programme
The goal of this course is to allow the student to complete its formation with a period of external internship in a company. External internships reinforce the formation of the students and provide them a complementary formation with singular value for their professional career. The content of this subject is composed for all those activities carried out by students in companies, institutions and organizations, which seek to give a practical complement (or an academic-practical complement) to the academic learning process when such activity is relevant to the learning process and their future professional career
Learning activities and methodology
AF6. EXTERNAL INTERNSHIPS. Internships carried out in external entities, companies and public or private institutions.Subjects with 6 ECTS entail a minimum of 141 hours and subjects with 12 ECTS entail a minimum of 282 hours. 100% on-site AF7. Preparation of INTERNSHIP report. 9 hours workload (for 6 ECTS) and 18 hours (for 12 ECTS); both 0% on-site MD5. TUTORING FOR EXTERNAL INTERNSHIPS. Individualized academic help and guidance from tutor (individual tutoring sessions) or in-group (group tutoring) for the proper development, orientation and monitoring of internships carried out by students in external entities. The academic tutor may employ the reports from the entity or institution tutor as support.
Assessment System
SE5. FINAL EVALUATION OF INTERNSHIPS. The evaluation is based on that made by the academic tutor as the internship was carried out, the final report of the tutor from the entity where the internship took place, and the written report prepared and presented by the student. 100% of the evaluation

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.