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Work Integrated Learning

Work Integrated Learning (WIL) is learning first-hand through real work or work-like experiences. WIL is a key element to enhancing employability in the workplace and is integral to many of our courses. This reinforces our commitment to preparing professional and highly employable graduates with the right mix of skills and knowledge.

Engineering Students

WIL for Students

Find out how you can gain valuable work experience relevant to your degree.

Employer teaching students

WIL for Employers

Integrate WIL into your workplace.

University of Canberra students

Types of WIL at UC

Work Integrated Learning at UC takes many forms. Find out where you link in.

University of Canberra students

Jobs on Campus

Job and Work Integrated Learning opportunities for students at the Bruce campus, including the multi-billion dollar campus development.

University of Canberra students

Our Stories

View our Case Studies and Testimonials from students who've undertaken a WIL Experience.

Latest WIL News

The significance of a collection of maps

A cohort of seven University of Canberra students has been in the throes of restoring a collection of maps dating back to the early 1900s in the Faculty of Arts and Design’s Culture and Heritage work integrated learning unit this Winter Semester.
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One of the Asia Pacific maps in the laboratory being discussed with students

Putting Forensic Studies degree into practice

University of Canberra student John Vandermeide discovers first-hand how to apply his studies to the workforce.
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John Vandermeide at work at ASADA

Translating research into the real world

A showcase of great ideas translated into practical solutions, the University of Canberra’s Students + Industry is an event held every semester for students to present their projects to industry partners.
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Students + Industry

A treasure chest of images comes to life

A collection of over 3,500 press gallery images recently purchased by the Canberra Museum and Art Gallery (CMAG) will soon evolve into a living story-telling collection that will enrich the history of Canberra.
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Students in the cultural heritage and conservation lab working on the photo collection

Technospacemakers: UC’s new industry-led specialisations to create a generation of IT front runners

Industry and academia have joined forces to create new IT specialisations at the University of Canberra, forecasting the fast-changing techno landscape to equip graduates with breadth and depth of knowledge … and the skills to change the world.
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Specialising in the IoT will enable graduates to help create the Future Internet.