A National Internship Scheme: enhancing the skills and work-readiness of Australian university graduates

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Universities Australia

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A National Internship Scheme will enable more Australian university students to undertake structured work-based learning in industry during their studies. Such a scheme will realise a potential for providing increased income support for students delivered in a way that complements their studies and increases their future employability and productivity. A broad partnership between universities, government and industries to develop a National Internship Scheme will provide support for efforts to address skills shortages in an effective and structured way. This final report reflects...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Higher education; Employment; Governance; Research; Students; Industry; Workforce development; Providers of education and training

Keywords: Skill development; University; Employability; Government; Consultation; Graduates; Education industry relationship; Work based learning; Internship; Partnership in education and training

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Universities Australia, 2008

Physical description: 20 p.

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Resource type: Paper

Document number: TD/TNC 93.372

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