Internship – ARTS 699
CG • Section 8WK • 11/08/2019 to 04/16/2020 • Modified 07/28/2020
Practical application of knowledge under the supervision of a practicing artist or related professional approved by the internship coordinator for SADA. Application procedures processed through the Career Center. Must apply semester prior to internship.
40% of major course work successfully completed
The internship is intended to be a unique experience that will allow the graduate student to work in an organization and apply some of the skills that have been learned throughout his/her academic training. The internship is geared toward “learning by doing.” Ideally, the graduate student will find the internship to be a valuable direct or indirect route to obtaining a full-time position in the field of art.
Measurable Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Attain worthwhile experience in a professional environment.
- Demonstrate interpersonal skills with clients/supervisors/co-workers.
- Meet the supervisor’s expectations.
- Observe examples of leadership styles.
- Summarize completed internship task.
After reading the Course Syllabus and Student Expectations, the student will complete the related checklist found in Module/Week 1.
Discussion boards are collaborative learning experiences. Therefore, the student is required to create a thread in response to the provided prompt for each forum. Each thread must be at least 200 words and demonstrate course-related knowledge. In addition to the thread, the student is required to reply to 1 other classmate’s thread and must be at least 75 words.
The student will use the template provided in Blackboard to log journal entries based on his/her daily internship experience. Each daily entry must be at least 50 words. The student will submit one 2-week log (Weeks 1 & 2) and six 1-week logs during the term.
The student will have his/her supervisor complete a midterm and final evaluation of the student’s work using the provided evaluation form.
The student will complete an evaluation of his/her experience with his/her supervisor and the partnering organization.