Internship

Internship Opportunity
Students in the Honours with Subsidiary Program will be required to take PGOV 451 (Experiential Learning). This course includes a minimum 60 day placement with a relevant employer. With this experience, students can feel confident that they can apply what they are learning in the classroom to real-world situations.

Academic Calendar Course Description

PGOV 451- Experiential Learning: Students will spend the equivalent of a single term, usually the summer between the junior year, gaining hands-on experience in a work or volunteer setting that will provide them with exposure to public policy and governance experience. The intern placement would be for a minimum of 60 days. Placement settings may include non-profits, government offices, or community organizations. With the permission of the Program Coordinator, the requirement could also be met by an approved service learning experience.

Public Policy and Governance, PGOV 451 Handbook (pdf)