The Bachelor of Biology Education Study Program (BBESP) implements internships for students. This internship activity supports the Independent Learning (program from Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture) policy and provides opportunities for students to study off-campus. In the study plan Internship activities at BBESP are held in semester 7. There are 2 types of internships that students can take, namely Research Internships and Entrepreneurial Internships.
The scope of the Research Internship and Entrepreneurial Internship in the field of Biology Education is in accordance with the interests and competencies of BBESP students. The competencies to be achieved by Biology Education undergraduate students are based on the Biology Education Graduates’ Learning Achievement Standards, namely Mastering basic science concepts and scientific procedures to find, and analyze problems/phenomena in the field of science with a science and technology approach, carried out carefully, critically, and systematically so that they can respect the creation of the Almighty God and preserve it.
- Research Internship
This activity is manifested in research internships at research institutes, study groups, companies, national parks, conservation centers, and other institutions related to biology. At research institutes, students are actively involved in research projects. Through research, students can increase their knowledge and skills in research.
Research activities are equivalent to 6 credits equivalent to 16,320 minutes of work hours (1 credit is equivalent to 2720 minutes or 45 hours-stipulation of the Minister of Education and Culture). Thus, students participating in the teaching program can carry out activities for a minimum of 34 days, provided that working hours are a maximum of 10 hours/day.
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- Entrepeneurial Internship
Entrepreneurial Internship is an optional program of 2 credits (90 hours) that can be taken by students who have taken 110 credits. Entrepreneurial Internship is an activity to provide contextual experience and improve student competence in entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurial internships are carried out related to the field of biology and biology education. Entrepreneurial Internship is a recognition of the Entrepreneurship courses. Entrepreneur Internship activities are equivalent to 2 credits equivalent to 5,440 minutes of working hours (1 credit equals 2720 minutes or 45 hours-stipulation of the Minister of Education and Culture 2019). Thus, students participating in this program can carry out activities for a minimum of 11 days, provided that working hours are a maximum of 10 hours/day.
ENTREPRENEURIAL INTERNSHIP GUIDE