The course Internship — Reflecting on one's own practice (15 credits), is an elective course intended for students who have studied two semesters of the Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries, two-year master's programme. Students who have graduated from the Communication for Development, one-year master's programme, are also welcome to apply.
The course is conducted as full-time studies during the second half of the autumn semester 2023, 6 November 2023 – 14 January, 2024.
The internship must start and end within this timeframe.
apply to the course through the online form below between March and April, every year.
find a suitable internship and send in the details in the online form below no later than 2 June.
get the internship approved by the course coordinator
have completed at least 60 credits in your programme no later than 6 November.
Internships cannot be conducted unless all the above criteria are fulfilled.
Finding an internship
You are responsible for finding an internship yourself. The following requirements are made on the internship:
the internship should last at least 8 weeks/256 hours
the internship must be unpaid
the internship should be made in an established workplace (no start-ups etc.)
the tasks must be relevant to your subject area and should require training in the field
you should have a supervisor at the internship workplace
After an internship at a workplace outside of Sweden is approved by the University, you will be contacted with more information about how to submit additional information to enable you to obtain an insurance certificate.
Please note that contact person and organisation details should be in the country in which you are doing your internship. Representatives from organisations in Sweden are not accepted.