The University of Newcastle, Australia

Internships and industry experience

An internship is a workplace opportunity with an organisation that is focused on developing your professional skills. Gaining workplace experience within your industry can help with your career decision-making, as well as develop relevant skills and contacts.

Check out CareerHub for advertised opportunities in your field.

You might also choose to organise your own unpaid work placement by identifying an employer that is willing to offer you experience relevant to your academic program. Careers can discuss the correct process with you to ensure that your experience complies with the requirements for this.

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