UCDH works with the BA Internship Programme to place students in local businesses and organisations, where they provide useful services and gain work experience at the same time.

Past internships have included:

  • Macmillan Brown Library Digital Content Curator
    Exploring ways to connect the 6000+ items in the Macmillan Brown’s Theatre and Concert Programme and Ephemera Collection to potential audiences, using digital technology.
  • ‘Women’s Unheard Voices’
    Working with the National Council of Women New Zealand (NCWNZ) and CIESMIC to document women’s experiences surrounding the Christchurch earthquake.
  • Christchurch Arts Centre Applications Developer
    Research into the viability of various apps for use by the Arts Centre to promote itself to the broader Christchurch community and tourists
  • Environment Canterbury CEISMIC Collection
    Working with ECan to collect and prepare their organisational content for the CEISMIC digital archive. A collection was created in QuakeStudies so that the content could be made publicly available.

Arts Centre
The Chrischurch Arts Centre, photograph by Neil Macbeth CC-BY-NC-ND