The students are expected to take maximum advantage of the training programme. They will be exposed to the work environment and will need to adapt accordingly.

Particular Responsibilities of the Students

Being a temporary staff of an organisation, the student will be required to:

  • Understand that the placement is a professional experience and to perform to the best of his/her abilities;
  • Conform to the regulations and policies of the placement organisation and adapt to the placement organisation’s culture, methods, leadership and programs;
  • Maintain the confidentiality of any sensitive information concerning the organisation of which they become aware;
  • Be well groomed and appropriately dressed;
  • Notify the supervisor of the placement organisation in advance when possible, of any absences or lateness from scheduled work hours and consult the supervisor in the event of any problems or concerns related to the work placement
  • Submit a report to his/her Department SWEP Coordinator at the University by 31 July 2009, as per guidelines provided.