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Course module: 840805-B-6
Professional Practice: Internship
Course info
Course module840805-B-6
Credits (ECTS)6
CategoryBA (Bachelor)
Course typeInternship
Language of instructionEnglish
Offered byTilburg University; Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences; TSH: Liberal Arts and Sciences; Liberal Arts and Sciences;
Is part of
B Liberal Arts and Sciences
Contact persondr. T.G. Leesen
Coordinator course
dr. T.G. Leesen
Other course modules lecturer
dr. T.G. Leesen
Other course modules lecturer
dr. H. Weigand
Other course modules lecturer
Academic year2018
Starting block
SM 2
Course mode
RemarksThis information is not up to date. Check the Course Catalog 2019 or select the course via “Register”.
Registration openfrom 14/01/2019 up to and including 31/07/2019
The main objective of the internship is to familiarize Liberal Arts and Sciences students with professional career activities. Key objectives of the internship are to:
  • explore the job market / research practice.
  • gain experience in an organization, company, project (f.i. research project).
  • apply academic knowledge and skills in (research) practice.
  • reflect on the own performances during the internship.
  • prepare and orientate for the master and the future labour market.


Before the student starts with the internship, the internship agreement is filled out. This form is signed by both supervisors (at the university and at the organization), as well as by the student. Apart from that, the student needs to write an internship proposal and a report of internship.

The assessment of the intern will be based on the internship report (50%) and the evaluation of the intern by the supervisor at the organisation (50%). The student needs to pass each component by obtaining a 6 or more.

Please note: This course is for Liberal Arts and Sciences students only!​

Required Prerequisites

The student can choose for an internship provided that he/she already obtained 120 ECTS.
During the internship, the student will familiarize him or herself wit the professional activities of someone with a university degree in at least one of the disciplines covered in the Liberal Arts and Sciences bachelor. The student will learn how to function within a professional organisation and to apply the academic knowledge and methodologies, as trained during the bachelor's program.

Compulsory Reading
  1. None
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