Telecommunications | Telecommunications Internship
T497 | 6278 | Haywood Smith, L

Telecommunications Internship
TEL-T 497 Class Number 6278
1-3 credits

Course Description: T497 is a practical learning experience in a
supervised professional environment outside the classroom offered to
junior and senior Telecommunications majors and minors. This
internship opportunity must relate to one of the three emphasis
areas (Industry & Management, Media & Society or Design &

Prerequisite: Junior or senior Standing, major or minor in
Telecommunications with a minimum of 12 credit hours completed in
the major, with at least 6 credit hours completed at the 300/400
level in the major. The student must be in good academic standing
with the university and the Telecommunications department(GPA 2.000
or above). Advance approval of the department internship coordinator
is required for registration.

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Print out the guidelines and contract. Candidates must submit an
official job description with the completed T497 contract to TV 240G.
To be considered for academic credit, students must submit the
required contract and job description PRIOR to beginning the
internship position. Permission of the Internship Coordinator is
required before registration. To earn credits this internship must
be registered like all other university courses (tuition and fees

This course requires a journal, critical analysis paper and
evaluation of an internship/field project by an industry sponsor.
T497 may be repeated for a total of 3 credit hours, with permission.

Journal entries are to be submitted by email attachment October 10,
2011 and December 12, 2011. Critical papers are due Monday, December
12, 2011 by email attachment. Prior approval from Internship
Coordinator must be obtained to submit paperwork on an alternate

If you have additional questions, please contact Lynda Haywood-Smith:
Phone: 812-855-3828 or 855-1974
Office: TV 240