Discipline Specific Internships

Faculty of Arts undergraduate students in the Departments of Planning and Psychology may consider applying for Discipline Specific Internships directly related to those fields of study.

NOTE:

As of fall 2020 the INT D 401 capstone course has been cancelled and is no longer a requirement for completion of Discipline Specific Internship Programs. These changes are not reflected in the 2020/21 University Calendar. Please contact your Work Experience Coordinator if you have any questions.

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Planning Internship Program:

Internships are 4, 8 or 12 months in duration and begin in September, January or May. Students who complete a cumulative total of a minimum 8 months of work experience are eligible for a parchment notation.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Planning Internship Program, students must have completed:

  • Be enrolled in the BA Planning Major
  • Normally have completed *48-105 credits, and be in good academic standing with a minimum 2.3 GPA
  • Recommended completion of HGP 310 and 315 (or equivalent)

See Cooperative Education (Work Experience Route) complete calendar entry for more details.

How to Apply

To apply to Arts Work Experience, fill out an application in campusBRIDGE. Login under the "students" menu using your CCID and password. Once in, click "Arts Work Experience (AWE)" in the left hand navigation menu to be directed to the AWE application. *If you have any issues accessing campusBRIDGE please contact artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca

You will be required to submit three documents:

  • Statement of interest that includes the following: a description of why you want to participate in an AWE program option, and how you anticipate that it may impact your future career goals; the career, industry or employment sector(s) that you are most interested in; and the skills that you hope to develop during your work experience term(s). Please include your anticipated start date (September, January, or May) and the length of work term you hope to participate in (4, 8, 12, or 16 months). Your statement of interest should be a maximum of one page (single spaced).
  • A copy of your resumé
  • A copy of your unofficial transcript (downloaded from BearTracks)
    Book an intake meeting with Arts Co-op Staff:

After you have submitted your application, please email artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca to set-up an intake meeting with a Work Experience Coordinator. Please indicate your program of study (e.g. English, Psychology, Planning etc.) and 3 meeting times that work best with your schedule. The intake meeting should take approximately half an hour to complete. The purpose of the meeting is for you to learn more about work experience and for us to learn more about your employment interests and skill development goals.

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Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Arts Work Experience welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, including Indigenous persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientations and gender identities and expression.

If you require accommodations in the application process please contact us at artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca
Program Contacts

For questions about the internship program - Amber Nicholson, Career Development Officer, amber.nicholson@ualberta.ca

For questions about the Planning Program - Nancy Thompson, Planning Program Administrator, nancy.thompson@ualberta.ca

Internship Program in Psychology:

Internships are 4, 8 or 12 months in duration and begin in September, January or May. Students who complete a cumulative total of a minimum 8 months of work experience are eligible for a parchment notation. 

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Internship Program in Psychology (IPP), students must:

  • Be enrolled in the BA Honours Psychology Program or BA Program with a Major in Psychology
  • Normally have completed *48-*105 credits, and be in good academic standing with a min 2.3 GPA.

See Cooperative Education (Work Experience Route) complete calendar entry for more details.

How to Apply

To apply to Arts Work Experience, fill out an application in campusBRIDGE. Login under the "students" menu using your CCID and password. Once in, click "Arts Work Experience (AWE)" in the left hand navigation menu to be directed to the AWE application. *If you have any issues accessing campusBRIDGE please contact artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca

You will be required to submit three documents:

  • Statement of interest that includes the following: a description of why you want to participate in an AWE program option, and how you anticipate that it may impact your future career goals; the career, industry or employment sector(s) that you are most interested in; and the skills that you hope to develop during your work experience term(s). Please include your anticipated start date (September, January, or May) and the length of work term you hope to participate in (4, 8, 12, or 16 months). Your statement of interest should be a maximum of one page (single spaced).
  • A copy of your resumé
  • A copy of your unofficial transcript (downloaded from BearTracks)
    Book an intake meeting with Arts Co-op Staff:

After you have submitted your application, please email artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca to set-up an intake meeting with a Work Experience Coordinator. Please indicate your program of study (e.g. English, Psychology, Planning etc.) and 3 meeting times that work best with your schedule. The intake meeting should take approximately half an hour to complete. The purpose of the meeting is for you to learn more about work experience and for us to learn more about your employment interests and skill development goals.

Apply Now

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Arts Work Experience welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, including Indigenous persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientations and gender identities and expression.

If you require accommodations in the application process please contact us at artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca
Program Contact

Dr. Sandra Ziolkowski, Internship Program Coordinator, Department of Psychology, at sandra.ziolkowski@ualberta.ca


Contact Us

Arts Work Experience
artsworkexperience@ualberta.ca

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