MUSS1148 Internship (domestic) (5–10 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Finnish
Responsible organisation:
Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024


An internship refers to a short working period included in the programme during which the student gets acquainted with procedures and tasks in their own field, applies that knowledge and skills acquired to practical tasks, and develops networks with employers. The internship must be related to the student's field of study. An agreement about the internship should be made with the institution and the employer before the internship begins.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, students are able to:

- describe their work tasks and the activities of the work community

- evaluate their own working life skills and their development in work tasks

- identify the key parts of their current expertise

- identify the areas of their knowledge and skills that require development

- apply the knowledge and skills acquired in studies in practical work tasks as far as possible.

Additional information

One month of on-the-job learning is equivalent to 5 credits. NOTE! Internships can replace the compulsory Work Life Project (MUSS1048) in musicology.

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
The evaluation is based on how the student achieves the Competency Objectives of the study course according to the respective performance method. Training period and its reporting approved.
Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (5–10 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail