Work Experience Timeline

Work/Study Schedule
When thinking about integrating work experience into your degree program, it is important to plan your courses accordingly, but also to be flexible in the timing and duration of your work term(s). Being flexible as to when you complete work experience, will result in more options for you. Completing a schedule such as those noted below will result in receiving the Co-operative Education Program notation on your degree parchment. It is important to plan ahead about how you will integrate work terms with your study schedule. It is your responsibility to ensure that your academic program requirements are taken into account in your planning.

NOTE: These are only SOME examples of how you can structure your degree to incorporate co-op into your degree. There are many options to complete the full Arts Co-op program.

Year FALL (September - January ) WINTER (January - April) SPRING/SUMMER (May - August)
1 Study Study Break or Study
2 Apply to AWE - Study Study Work Term 1
3 Study Work Term 2 Work Term 3
4 Study Work Term (option) Study
5 Study Graduate :)

Year FALL (September - January ) WINTER (January - April) SPRING/SUMMER (May - August)
1 Study Study Break or Study
2 Apply to AWE - Study Study Break or Study
3 Work Term 1 Work Term 2 Study
4 Study Study Work Term 3
5 Study Study Graduate