A curricular internship a great way to gain relevant work experience and skills as it enables students and graduates to enter a company or industry on the ground level and acquire invaluable know-how.
It is a professional and personal learning curve, an experimentation period that gives the opportunity to apply acquired academic knowledge to real work experience and get an edge on the job market.
Mindful of the values of this experience Università Cattolica has made internships an integral part of most of the courses and it grants credits that count towards the final degree.
Attribution of educational credits
The Undegraduate Degree Programme in Lingue per l’Impresa (Languages for Business - previously known as "Esperto Linguistico d’Impresa") entails a compulsory 12 credits internship: 300 hours of in-company internships with full-time or part-time commitment to a minimum of 20 hours per week.
All the other Undegraduate and Graduate Degree Programmes offer an optional 4 credits internship (equivalent to 100 hours of in-company internships with a full-time or part-time commitment to 20 hours per week).
The Faculty of Linguistic Sciences and Foreign Literatures Internship Tutor’s office is open at the following times:
Any changes will be posted on the Community Curricular Internship notice board on Blackboard. Appointments are not required however changes in available hours may occur, so please check the Community homepage regularly.
If you are unable to attend in person please write to firstname.lastname@example.org and/or leave any documentation in a sealed envelope at the security desk in Via Necchi, 9 addressed to the Internship Tutors.
All the preliminary information on curricular internships can be found on the Community Curricular Internship on Blackboard.
To access the Community please go to http://icatt.unicatt.it (or http://blackboard.unicatt.it) and enter your details. Then insert the COURSES tab and enter "internship" in the "search course" field. Once you have found the "Community Curricular Internship" course, please tick the box to add the course then enter the SEARCHED COURSES to access the Community.