Final Reflection

Turn in a final reflection report on your internship to Dr. Willey. The report should include:

  • A list of goals for your internship and report on what was achieved. How well did this internship advance your long-term professional goals?
  • A self reflection including:
    • How did your coursework prepare you for this experience? What could be done differently in your coursework to better assist you in this situation?
    • What practical experience did you get?
    • How well you were you for the position - what could you have known how to do that would have helped you on the job?
    • What did you think you were most effective doing?
    • How effective you were in written and verbal communication.
    • How well you got along with other people - what was the most difficult part?
    • How well were you able to control your behavior and focus on the job?
    • Your work ethic - did you work hard, complete projects, were you dependable, careful, and detail oriented? Were you ever late or didn't show up?
    • Your level of enthusiasm - were you friendly, eager, and enthusiastic, showing a passion for working in music production and entertainment, and demonstrating a willingness to go the extra mile?
    • Your level of curiosity - did you explore and investigate issues that came up around your activity, did you show a thirst for knowledge and desire to learn?
    • Your expression of gratitude - how did you let others know that you appreciated the opportunity to get practical experience?
    • What could you have done differently in some situations in order to achieve a better outcome?
    • What was your greatest strength used on the job? Your greatest weakness in that situation?
  • An example of work produced during the internship.
  • A copy of your time log showing dates, number of hours worked, and assignment(s) for each day.
  • A picture of yourself on the job. Please email same picture and/or other pictures of yourself along with an explanation of what you were doing and names of any other people in the shot(s) to Dr. Willey for the MMP archive for use in annual reports, website, etc. We like action shots where we can see your face.
  • Contact information (email, phone number) for a supervisor we can contact to get their .
  • An up-to-date resume that includes your internship experience and references—people who can be contacted by future employers.