Industry Internship

Course Code: WORK 252

Academic Year: 2020-2021

The course provides practical experiences for students to apply previous learning at an approved Tourism partner. The Internship will present the student with the opportunity to train in a broad range of leading travel agencies, tour operators, consolidators and tourist boards. Internships differ due to the type of company and offer students hands-on practical and experiential learning experience working both individually and collaboratively in a real workplace environment. The internship encourages students to apply skills and implement knowledge learned in the classroom and to meet the needs of the current workplace. Students will have an industry professional as their mentor and be provided with a practical, applied and experiential learning opportunity. The internship requires students to work a minimum of a 32 hours a week for 7 weeks.