Grattan Institute Internship Opportunities

Completing an internship is one of the most beneficial things that you can do during your degree. Not only does it look awesome on your resume, but it gives you an opportunity to demonstrate what you already know, and put all that theory into action! The Grattan Institute internships provide opportunities for tertiary students or recent graduates interested in public policy to develop their research … Continue reading Grattan Institute Internship Opportunities

Internship reflections: Time Is Flying By

As Rhiannon reaches the end of her internship, she reflects on her time here at the Wise ASSC Blog and La Trobe. The past eleven weeks have flown by, and I’m getting closer and closer to finishing my degree. With six months left, I am grateful to have had the opportunity to undertake this internship. The team at the blog have helped me develop my … Continue reading Internship reflections: Time Is Flying By

Interning: Boosting personal and professional confidence

Our guest blogger, Brigitte Theuma, brings us the last instalment narrating the journey of her internship at Ford Motor Company Australia, and shares what the experience has taught her as she contemplates life after uni. My project at Ford Motor Company Australia Limited has been nothing but amazing! It is as though every time I think I’ve really grasped my knowledge about electric cars, I … Continue reading Interning: Boosting personal and professional confidence

Study and Travel with CERES Global in Samoa

Through a two-week international internship opportunity, La Trobe students will have the opportunity to learn about the impacts of climate change in Samoa and actively participate in discussions with sections of the government, businesses and communities. Dates: Saturday 28 September – Saturday 12 October 2019 The opportunity is delivered by CERES Global, the international outreach project of CERES Community Environment Park in Brunswick, and is associated … Continue reading Study and Travel with CERES Global in Samoa

Intern at the Wise ASSC Blog!

Time is flying by and here at the Wise ASSC blog we are looking for a new intern to join us as the Student Editor for semester two 2019!  If you have an interest in writing and what’s going on in the La Trobe community, then this is the internship for you!  My first 6 weeks of this internship have been amazing, especially since I … Continue reading Intern at the Wise ASSC Blog!

ASSC Employment Grants

Internships and industry placements are an important part of studies. They are also one of the best ways to gain the experience you will need later in your career. But, on top of all your other commitments, the costs of placement may be leaving your budget more stressed than usual. This is why the ASSC College is offering students the opportunity to apply for an employment … Continue reading ASSC Employment Grants

Sourcing your own Internship or Industry Placement

Trying to find an internship or work placement can be daunting. Especially when you’re trying to do it on your own. You’ve come across some great opportunities, but you’re not sure if it will meet the requirements of your degree or fit in around your other commitments. That’s where taking the Internship and Work Integrated Learning subjects come in handy. Alongside the skills you gain … Continue reading Sourcing your own Internship or Industry Placement

Getting work experience- with incentives!

Over the course of your degree, you might come across having to complete an internship or placement. Whether it be a compulsory part of your degree, or something you want to do for yourself, internships and placements are definitely worth giving a go. Internships and placements are designed to give you industry related experience in the field you want to pursue a career in. They … Continue reading Getting work experience- with incentives!