Internships

Communications Industry Internships

You will have the opportunity to undertake an industry internship for credit towards your degree. Our students have recently completed internships at organisations including the Slattery Media Group, Greta Donaldson Publicity, and the Australian Government’s Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy.

sonia-constandelos2For example, in her second year, Sonia Constandelos took a digital media intern position at the Hawthorn Football Club.

Find out what it’s like to do a Communications Industry Internship as part of your Master of Communications and Media Studies.

 Read about Sonia’s experience 

Field trips

You may also wish to complete the Field Trip in Media and Communications elective unit, which provides an opportunity to engage directly with leading industry professionals.

In previous years structured visits to leading Sydney and Melbourne media organisations have included: the Australian Broadcasting Corporation; Fairfax Media; News Ltd; Nova FM; Endemol; Beyond International; Essential Media; Fox Studios; Getup and the Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy. See:

International internships

Our international internship program is offered to Monash students in Australia and Malaysia, supported by strong links between academic staff at Melbourne and Kuala Lumpur campuses.

With the course coordinators’ approval, it may also be possible to undertake an international internship in other destinations. For example, students in our program have recently completed internships with the United Nations in New York and with Shandong Television in China.