Ecosystem Internship

Undertaking this subject provides an exciting opportunity to gain exposure and develop skills in project management, problem solving, multi-disciplinary workplace practice, institutional policy and strategy mapping, project reporting and communication whilst exploring different career pathways.

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What are the benefits?

Students comment that they are able to:

  • Identify and articulate their knowledge and skills and apply them to relevant science organisational contexts and work-settings;
  • Demonstrate their analytical, research and problem-solving skills;
  • Understand the value of industry and professional networks and their importance to lifelong learning and career progression;
  • Greater confidence in their ability to contribute to an international work environment, awareness of the strengths they offer to a future employer as well as areas to further develop beyond their degree.

Thinking of doing the subject?

    If you would like to discuss options for international placements, please organise to meet with the Careers & Industry Consultant for the Faculty of Science (science-academicprograms@unimelb.edu.au) or discuss your ideas with the subject coordinator.

Found your placement?

Once you have secured your placement and have confirmation from your host, you can complete the online application form. 

Additional resources

These resources can assist you with finding a placement: