Internships and Work Integrated Learning
Following graduation, students can often struggle to find work relevant to their field of study - that’s why employers value students with pre-existing workplace experience. Students who can readily adapt their university learnings to the real world are far more valuable to employers than those who cannot. The La Trobe Business School offers a variety of practical learning opportunities to help you develop a competitive edge in the job market.
What is Work Integrated Learning?
Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Internships combine educational theory and real-life workplace experience, placing you in a legitimate workplace with the chance to apply knowledge gained at university to real workplace problems. WIL Internships prepare you for your future career and increase your employability.
The duration of your internship will vary depending on your course and subject. During this time you will be expected to complete assessments based on your experience. Please note that eligibility criteria does apply.
If you are an undergraduate student, you can choose from the following subjects:
- ACC3AWP Accounting Work Placement
- ASC3WPP Work Placement Program
- BUS3ELP Experiential Learning Project
- THS1FBS Food and Beverage Supervision
- MGT3SPR Sports Practicum
If you are a postgraduate student, options include:
If you would like more information on work integrated learning internships, please email firstname.lastname@example.org