HIST3012 - Internship


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Approved report
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Approved report 100/100

Course content

The students will undertake an internship project and must complete an individual assignment. The assignment has to fulfill the academic requirements of a master's level programme. The assignment has to be an academic piece of work, which has to refer to, or include parts of, the internship project. The following are examples of the areas of research covered by the course, and which the internship project could relate to: International Relations, Social Change, Migration and Sustainable Development, Mobility, Conflict and Peace, Cross-Cultural Management, Knowledge and Technology Transfer.

Learning outcome


The students shall work within a global company/organization and thereby obtain knowledge about professional work life, develop networks and carry out work that the company requires.


The course shall develop and build the personal, academic, and professional abilities of the students by giving them the possibility to research and administer an individual work project within a global company/organization.

General competency

The course will give international exposure and practical work experience to the students, which will develop their professional ability.

Learning methods and activities

The students will have individual supervision from both NTNU and the company/organization. A compulsory written assignment related to the internship/work project (8000 words; 12 pt, 1.5 spacing) should be submitted to the NTNU supervisor by 15 December. The assignment will be given a pass/fail grade by the NTNU supervisor.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Globalisation and Sustainable Development (MSGLOPOL)
History (MHIST)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to the Master's programme in Globalization. Completed minimum 30 credits in courses from the Master's programme in Globalization. The required previous knowledge must be fulfilled to be admitted to the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
HIST3011 22.5 SPRING 2010
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Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Globalisation
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Historical and Classical Studies


Examination arrangement: Approved report

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Approved report 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Approved report 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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