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Connecting students with business
There are several opportunities for business to link with student projects. These projects are critical for student learning and provide industry with valuable insights and opportunities.
In addition to specific course relates projects, the University of the Sunshine Coast Business Internship Program is ideal to support student learning and career development, and to grow your business with graduate talent.
The University Sunshine Coast Business Work Integrated Learning (WIL)
Work Integrated Learning (WIL) provides students an opportunity to experience the workplace and involves completion of a set of work activities under the guidance and supervision of an academic supervisor and an industry supervisor from the partner organisation. Students will apply knowledge and skills gained throughout their university studies and develop a practical understanding of the industry and/or profession. The student must perform satisfactorily in all assessment tasks and complete 96 hours of vocational placement to pass this course.
Internship opportunities at the Innovation Centre
The University of the Sunshine Coast works closely with the Innovation Centre to provide a range of internship opportunities within its team and where possible the Centre's members. Whether you are studying Tourism, Leisure and Events, Marketing, Business, Science, ICT or other fields there are plenty of opportunities to gain valuable experience on the job while making a valuable difference to business outcomes.
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Learn More About How USC Students Can Help Your Business
Two Innovation Centre Members, Servatus and Point Duty, have recently hired former USC students to come on as staff. Read more about how USC student interns and staff can help your business as members of the Innovation Centre.