CareerDC coordinates internship programs by connecting students with host organisations all over Australia.
The internships, which are practical work-placement programs designed to provide the intern with professional training in computer sciences with the aim of providing industry specific opportunities is to enable the intern to develop skills that will enhance their prospects of gaining meaningful employment, building the student’s career and starting their future.
About Computer Science
Computer scientist contribute to various industries through software engineering, information technologies, businesses and tech startups. In a wide field of computing, engineering and mathematics, there are a number of areas such as
- Industrial Design
- Information & Communications Technology
- Mathematics, Data Science & Analytics
An internship work placement through host organisations can help students integrate their university learning and further enhance their education to innovate technology. The work experience can provide students with practical training through the host organisations in countering tangible real world challenges. Students can take on responsibilities in,
- Software development and project management
- business and system analysis
- system architecture
- database development, network and system administration
- testing and quality assurance
- Areas of Research
As well as gain valuable skills and knowledge such as,
- Expertise in computer science theories, methods, practices and strategy
- Wide range of programming languages used in the industry
- Computing architecture, construction, engineering and designing
- Computing software and tools as well as computer-based systems
These can further improve the technical skills and personal attributes, confidence, problem-solving skills and interest in student’s future computing profession. A work placement experience can help students to discover their genuine desire to contribute to the industry.
Career and research opportunities can be found in commercial and government organisations, financial services, management consultancy firms, universities and medical institutions that are working with projects in areas of artificial intelligence, robotics, scientific computing, and programming systems, and in research.
Having a career as a computer scientist could translate to a significant contribution to the ever growing economy and all aspects of modern life. The internship placement experience can provide a platform of learning and developing knowledge in computer technologies and computer science skills.
There is a high demand across a diverse market, not limited to the computer industry which allows career paths within the computer science industry in roles such as:
- IT consultant
- Information systems manager
- Database administrator
- Multimedia programmer
- Web and gaming developer
- Products, programs and software developer
- Business Analyst
- Job type:Internships
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- Closing Date:30th Dec 2019, 12:59 pm