I’m half way there! Interning reflections

I honesty can’t believe it’s the middle of semester. Time really does fly when you’re having fun -and super busy! But, I’ve finally hit the half way mark of my internship (and last semester of uni), and boy is there a long way to go! So far, I’ve learnt that opportunities are endless. At the beginning of my internship, I thought that I would be … Continue reading I’m half way there! Interning reflections

ASSC Employment grants up for grabs!

Are you a student in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce? Are you looking to undertake a placement in semester 2? Do you need financial assistance? La Trobe University is supporting students who undertake placements between 1 July to 3 November 2019 by offering the opportunity to apply for an Employment Grant! An Employment grant is a one-off amount of $1000 to assist … Continue reading ASSC Employment grants up for grabs!

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

Interning to expand your learning and potential

Our guest blogger, Brigitte Theuma, Bachelor of Commerce, continues to share her internship journey at Ford Motor Company Australia. In this post, she gives us some insights into what she has learned so far.  From my time at Ford I have learnt that this company really embraces everybody’s strengths and works together to complete projects. They not only have their marketing teams work together, but also further expand this … Continue reading Interning to expand your learning and potential

The start of an eye opening opportunity: Self-sourcing an internship

Brigitte Theuma, Bachelor of Commerce, has just started an internship at Ford Motor Company Australia Limited and joins us as a guest blogger this semester to give us the lowdown on how she found this fantastic opportunity!  The first time I thought about doing an internship, I was looking through my subjects and saw that there was an opportunity to self-source an internship. In the beginning, I … Continue reading The start of an eye opening opportunity: Self-sourcing an internship

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