SANT3012 - Internship


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 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

Knowledge: 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.
Skills: 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 have individual supervision from both NTNU and the internship/work place. A compulsory written assignment relating 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)
Globalization (MSGLOBAL)

Required previous knowledge

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

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 2

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 2

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Globalization
  • Social Anthropology
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Social Anthropology



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 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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