Summer Internships in Australia

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Australia—Agriculture and Veterinary Science

Sydney & Brisbane, Australia

Arrive Date: July 10, 2019    End Date: August 24, 2019

Program Overview

Intern in Sydney or Brisbane in a variety of areas in agriculture, agribusiness, zookeeping, veterinary hospital work, equine veterinary centers, and more. Students gain hands-on experience aligned with their experience, and personal, professional and academic goals. Other program components include an extensive on-site orientation to help student integrate into the city, their cohort and their internship.

During this 6-week program, students will intern a minimum of 32 hours per week and receive a total of 8 quarter units; 6 for the internship and 2 for an online course that provides students with the space to reflect on their experiences. Students will have the opportunity to receive transcript notation.

Visit the courses page for placement information and sample internships.

Max Enrollment:  15

Taught in:  English (course taught remotely)

Program Coordinator:  Erin Schlemmer


Education Abroad (EAP) 180Education Abroad: Special Topics (2 units)

Education Abroad (EAP) 192Internship (6 units, P/NP)


Students will participate in a professional internship for a minimum of 32 hours per week. Visit the courses page for placement information and sample internships.

Program Highlights

  • Exceptional intercultural communication opportunities in an international workplace
  • Opportunity to hone and apply concepts learned in classrooms in real-world, global contexts
  • Tremendous opportunity to make exciting cultural, professional, and geographic discoveries
  • Exciting opportunity to grow professionally and personally
  • Outstanding résumé line item and interview talking point