(US) A college course designed to give a student supervised practical knowledge of a subject previously studied theoretically.
A job taken by a student in order to learn a profession or trade.
(US) A science exam in which students are questioned about specimens or other objects placed in front of them.
The state of being an intern; the position of an intern.
A practicum (also called work placement, especially in the UK) is an undergraduate or graduate-level course, often in a specialized field of study, that is designed to give students supervised practical application of a previously or concurrently studied field or theory. Practicums (student teaching) are common for education, mental health counselor, and social work majors.
The period of time during which a person is an intern; as, she served her internship over the summer.
A program to provide novices in a field with apprenticeship training.
The period of time during which a novice in a field serves in a subordinate capacity and continues to gain experience; the learning period before one becomes an expert.
the position of a medical intern
An internship is a period of work experience offered by an organization for a limited period of time. Once confined to medical graduates, internship is used for a wide range of placements in businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies.