Purpose of Internship

An Internship programme as defined by the Ahlia INTR 400 course is a structured opportunity to incorporate academic, professional and personal skill development which enables the student to gain a planned and directed learning experience. It enables the student to integrate knowledge gained through their classroom learning with the competencies made available through actual experience in a professional setting. The goals of the  programme are:

  1. Learn and develop practical skills
  2. Gain first hand understanding of the inner workings of an organization
  3. Make a positive contribution to an organization
  4. Solve problems by taking initiative and using creativity
  5. Clarify career goals
  6. Observe and Learn ethics at work
  7. Observe and work with professionals in the field