Fieldwork (FWK)

FWK-1125  Automotive Field Work  (1.5 Credits)  

One week will be spent in an automotive shop setting with a work-site based experience host. The student will be exposed to industry demands and conditions. Graduates will prepare a complete resume, application and cover letter. Not available for supplemental.

Work Integrated Learning (1.5)

Equivalent to FWK-125, FWK-1125W.

Requisite courses: Take AST-1116 (Required, Previous). Take AST-1122 (Required, Previous).

FWK-1160  Field Placement I  (1.5 Credits)  

This course is a general practicum designed for exposure to a variety of children with near-code or coded academic difficulties. Students in this practicum focus on adjusting to a professional school environment with reporting protocols to the teacher emphasized. Students will use their developing skills to make objective observations while helping in the classroom and reflect on their helping skills. Learning to record in an objective manner is an important part of this practicum. Students are expected to act and behave in a professional manner within the school environment. Students will be placed in schools in the community and surrounding areas. Integration seminars will give students opportunities to discuss and analyze experiences in their placement settings. Not available for supplemental. Graded: CR/NCR

Work Integrated Learning (1.5)

Equivalent to FWK-160, FWK-1160W.

FWK-1163  Field Placement II  (1.5 Credits)  

This is a focused practicum designed for exposure to a specific near-code child or coded child in an individual or small-group assignment. Students in this practicum will refine their observation and recording skills and focus on the academic skills needed by the child they are supporting, always using the reporting protocol to the teacher. They will learn the balance between individual assignments and full-classroom assistance. Students will be placed in schools in the community and surrounding areas. Integration seminars will give students opportunities to discuss and analyze experiences in their placement settings. Not available for supplemental. Not eligible for Prior Learning Assessment. Graded: CR/NCR

Work Integrated Learning (1.5)

Equivalent to FWK-163, FWK-1163W.

Requisite courses: Take FWK-1160 (Required, Previous).

FWK-2253  Managed Internship  (3 Credits)  

An application of acquired technical, professional and troubleshooting skills in a workplace environment within the multimedia industry. This 120-hour internship provides real-world experience, support and mentoring. Emphasis is on company culture, exposure to clients, time and project management and professional growth. Not available for supplemental.

Work Integrated Learning (3)

Equivalent to FWK-253, FWK-2253W.

Requisite courses: Take CMM-2291 (Required, Previous).

FWK-2260  Field Placement III  (1.5 Credits)  

A 144 hour practicum (minimum 6 weeks) exposing students to academic strategies and experiences with a student with exceptionalities. Focus on child-centered research and application of strategies under the guidance of a classroom teacher. College practicum supervision allows students opportunities to discuss and analyze experiences in their placement settings. Not available for supplemental. Graded: CR/NCR

Work Integrated Learning (1.5)

Equivalent to FWK-260, FWK-2260W.

FWK-2262  Field Placement IV  (1.5 Credits)  

In this final practicum, students will be placed in a variety of schools, including alternate schools in the community and surrounding areas. They will be expected to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary as an Educational Assistant by applying the information learned in all of their classes. Some specialization is available in the practicum, depending on the practicum site. Students will locate, summarize and utilize scholastically sound educational resources under the direction of the classroom teacher. Integration seminars will give students opportunities to discuss and analyze experiences in their placement settings. Not available for supplemental. Not eligible for Prior Learning Assessment. Graded: CR/NCR

Work Integrated Learning (1.5)

Equivalent to FWK-262, FWK-2262W.

Requisite courses: Take FWK-2260 (Required, Previous).

FWK-2272  Corrections Practicum I  (3 Credits)  

This course involves the first hand observation of professionals at work in selected correctional and/or public safety settings. The practicum experience exposes students to the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitudes which must be developed to become successful in a chosen field.

Work Integrated Learning (3)

Equivalent to FWK-2280, FWK-2272W, FWK-2280W, FWK-2273, CJP-2252, FWK-272, FWK-273, CJP-272, CJP-273.

FWK-2273  Corrections Practicum II  (3 Credits)  

This course involves the first-hand observation of professionals at work in selected correctional and/or public safety settings. The practicum experience exposes students to the necessary skills, knowledge, and attitudes which must be developed to become successful in a chosen field.

Work Experience (3)

Equivalent to FWK-2280, FWK-2272W, FWK-2280W, FWK-2272, CJP-2252, FWK-272, FWK-273, CJP-272, CJP-273.

FWK-2280  Field Work Practicum  (3 Credits)  

This course provides an opportunity for students to identify, experience, and examine real world problems that are existent in their communities. Through work integrated learning, students will work together with community stakeholders who are responsible for dealing with these complex issues and ensuring the safety of their communities. The student will be able to develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to become successful in their chosen field. Students should note that a practicum placement may require the student to work various shifts that may occur through day, afternoon and evenings. Not available for supplemental.

Work Integrated Learning (5)

Equivalent to FWK-2272W, FWK-2280W, FWK-2272, FWK-2273, CJP-2252, FWK-272, FWK-273, CJP-272, CJP-273.

FWK-2283  Industry Placement  (3 Credits)  

Students will apply intermediate theoretical and course-based content by combining classroom learning with concurrent industry placements while gaining valuable work-integrated learning.

Instruction (1.0), Work Integrated Learning (10.0)

Requisite courses: Take ACC-1175 (Required, Previous). Take BUS-1170 (Required, Previous). Take MKT-1188 (Required, Previous). Take FWK-2283W (Required, Concurrent).

FWK-2284  Industry Placement II  (3 Credits)  

A capstone placement during which students will apply theoretical and course-based content by combining classroom learning with industry placements while gaining valuable work-integrated learning. (Approximately 120-150 hours)

Instruction (1.0), Work Integrated Learning (10.0)

Requisite courses: Take FWK-2283W (Required, Previous). Take FWK-2284W (Required, Concurrent).