Practical Experience

Professional Development Opportunities

At La Trobe University, we are committed to helping you get work ready by providing opportunities to develop your skills and gain practical experience before you graduate.

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Work Placements

Discover opportunities to incorporate practical industry experience in your degree.

Work
Placements

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Study Overseas and Global Experiences

Explore overseas short programs and global exchange opportunities.

Study Overseas and
Global Experience

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Leadership and Volunteering

Unlock your potential through mentoring, leadership and volunteering programs.

Volunteering and
Leadership Opportunities

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LinkedIn Learning

Access a suite of online learning to enhance your professional skills and capabilities.

Linkedin
Learning

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Industry Mentoring and Networking

Explore our rewarding program connecting students, alumni and industry professionals.

Industry Mentoring
and Networking

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Community Based Learning

Fully immersive, place-based subjects embedded in community and industry.

Community Based
Learning

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Sports and Clubs

Get connected through sporting clubs, competitions and student clubs and societies.

Sports and
Clubs

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Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Participate in exciting leadership opportunities such the Industry Innovation Challenge.

Innovation &
Entrepreneurship

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La Trobe Student Excellence Academy

Recognising excellence and supporting leadership in the La Trobe student community.

La Trobe Excellence
Academy