INTERNSHIPS The following internships are available to currently enrolled students undertaking Media and Communication Project A or B or Work Experience Placement in the postgraduate program in 2017. Please contact Lisa Gye (undergraduate) or Diana Bossio (postgraduate) if you need further information.

WORK EXPERIENCE PACK The Work Experience Pack contains information for employers and students undertaking work experience as part of their studies. PLEASE NOTE: You will only be covered by Swinburne’s insurance if you are currently enrolled in an approved unit of study. If you are unsure what this means, please contact Lisa or Diana (details above). Work Experience Pack WORKEXPERIENCEPACK 

2017 Semester 2 Week One Information Session Powerpoint

2017 Semester 2  MDA30007 Unit Outline

Information on Ethical Internships from the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance [MEAA] can be accessed at:

Ethical internships

More opportunities will be added as the become available.


Social Media Manager – Internship

Purabon is a local Melbourne company that manufactures vegan protein and paleo balls for cafe’s, juice Bars, and retail stores. We are looking for someone who could work on the following social media requirements: Development of monthly social media plan –... read more

Students in Space Project

SHINE PROJECT STUDENTS IN SPACE The project is Australia’s first University-School mission to the International Space Station. We want to document this unique undertaking, feature interviews with both undergraduate and high-school students, create a constant feed of... read more

Writing Projects

Writing journals. Any students interested in being part of the editorial team for the next issue. Project involves layout, photography, being an editor, social media, event organisation. email Carolyn on  Swinburne Writers Festival (week 13). Two... read more

Scratch Radio

The Media and Communication department has a relationship with Birmingham City University. We have the opportunity to produce a number of radio programs for their student radio station SCRATCH RADIO which broadcasting on digital radio around Birmingham. Your (the... read more

Radio Segment – Writers and Writing on 3SSR

Students needed to create content for and produce a new radio segment on Writers and Writing on SSR student radio. You would interview writers, editors, academics, writing students and other writerly folk on writing related topics. Great opportunity to develop a... read more

IAA ‘Big Idea’ challenge

The International Advertising Association (IAA) represents the interests of all disciplines within the marketing communications industry including advertisers, agencies and the media.  Their IAA ‘Big Idea’ challenge is a competition for under-graduate students... read more

Village Roadshow Digital Project

Village Digital have developed a new app, Scene Hunter, which allows users to discover key film and TV locations. For instance, one might use it in Melbourne to locate the locations used for filming Mad Max, Jackie Chan’s First Strike, or TV’s The Leftovers. Ahead of... read more

Flinders Island Tourism Marketing

We have an agreement with Flinders Island Tourism to develop a campaign around Friendly Business Communication. These projects are very relevant for students doing the MDA30007 – or if you have elective projects in your other units these may suit. Alternatively,... read more

Gambling Awareness Project

Gambling addiction is one of the most pressing public health issues in Australia. During this project, students will generate a gambling awareness campaign concept that involves short videos to be distributed via social media platforms. Media and Communications... read more

Complete Sports Management

A range of roles are on offer – please read the position descriptions for more details Position Description – Chief Video Editor Position Description – Competition Manager Position Description – Head Sports Journalist Statistician Position... read more

Milo & Co

Marketing Intern Milo&Co. Marketing_Intern_JD For more information please contact us at or 03 9602... read more

Melbourne Rebels

Membership, Ticketing and Communications Internship   Applications Open: Immediately Location: AAMI Park, Melbourne VIC Work Type: 1-2 days per week (weekday and game days required) Classification: Membership, Ticketing and Communications Rate: $25.00 per day (meal... read more

Melbourne Rebels

Marketing Internship   Applications Open: Immediately Location: AAMI Park, Melbourne VIC Work Type: 1-2 days per week (weekday and game days required) Classification: Marketing and Communications Rate: $25.00 per day (meal and travel allowance)   Melbourne Rebels The... read more