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Wembury Marine Centre Internship

Plymouth University's Marine Institute and Marine Biology & Ecology Research Centre in partnership with the Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) offer short-term (4 month) internships based at the Wembury Marine Centre starting annually in June. Two unpaid full-time (5 days / week) internships are available. Students who are interested and passionate about marine conservation and public engagement and want an opportunity to develop professional skills in this area whilst contributing positively to visitors understanding of the rocky shore are encouraged to apply.

Key information

Expected hours of commitment: 560

Who can participate?: Selected students and alumni from MBIO, Cons Bio, or Env Sci programmes.

Suitable for which level?*: 5,6

Will this activity appear on my HEAR?: Yes

Which graduate attributes will I develop with this activity?

Main skills developed
The sustainable and global citizen
The competent and confident professional

Other skills developed
The resilient and thriving individual

Is there a cost?
There is no cost for this activity

Further information

*Levels explained

Level 4 is the equivalent of first stage undergraduate study (e.g, Certificate of Higher Education)

Level 5 is the equivalent of second stage undergraduate study (e.g. Diploma of Higher Education, Foundation degree)

Level 6 is the equivalent of final stage undergraduate study (e.g. Bachelors degree)

Level 7 is postgraduate study (e.g. Masters degree)