This internship is very goal oriented with a set start and finish date. Usually a company would have a particular organisation project that requires a variety of resources and as an intern you would be assigned certain tasks working as part of a team.
A new website
Improving a legacy system
Business Process Re-engineering
Professional individuals are usually graduates or someone with some industry experience that are seeking internships simply to improve their industry know hows in New Zealand.
An individual who:
Has some years in web development abroad and would like to apply these skills in New Zealand
Has been in the IT industry for years and would like to start a new career in Marketing.
A graduate who wants to apply what was learnt at University, while seeking a full time job elsewhere.
Course credit / requirement internships
Some academic institutions require a student to intern as a programme requirement. Each programme has their own Learning Objectives, internship hours required and some must seek pre-approval by the student's supervisor at their academic institution.