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Teacher: Profs divers *

Language: English

Remark: L'étudiant doit effectuer un stage de 8 semaines pendant l'été ou de 6 mois après un semestre de Master.


Summary

The engineering internship is part of the curriculum for master's students. They join companies in Switzerland or abroad for an internship or a master's thesis project which takes place in a field of activity where the skills of the future engineer are highlighted.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

- Have completed one full semester for students who have obtained their Bachelor at EPFL

- Have completed two full semesters for students coming from another university

Important concepts to start the course

Importance of commitment

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Be aware of the importance of legal procedures and the ethical code of the profession
  • Communicate effectively and be understood
  • Self-assess the levef acquired skills and plan the next goals
  • Manage the priorities
  • Receive and give feedback (criticism) and respond appropriately

Expected student activities

The student agrees to do this internship with professionalism

Assessment methods

- Short internships (8 weeks) : electronical evaluation at the end of the internship

- Long internships (6 months) : electronical evaluation at the end of the internship

- Master's project in the industry : see the master's project course book

Supervision

Others

Resources

Notes/Handbook

Internship guidelines available on the internship website

Websites

In the programs

  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Term paper (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)
  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: Term paper (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Term paper (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)
  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: Term paper (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Term paper (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)
  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: Term paper (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Engineering internship credited with Master project (master in Communication Systems)
  • Practical work: 320 Hour(s)

Reference week

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