Community Based Practicum

The one-term Community-based Practicum course provides students with a practical internship opportunity related to their field of study, including but not limited to: fitness facilities, community health centres and allied healthcare clinics. Through pre-practicum workshops, course seminars and their community-based internship, students will gain and utilize a wealth of professional development skills and experience. Please note, if selected for the course, it is the responsibility of the student to seek out, apply for and arrange internships with assistance from the Student Experience Coordinator. The course is open to upper-year students in the Health Studies and Kinesiology  programs.

Application Requirements
  1. Students can apply at the end of second or third year.
  2. To apply, students must submit an application by email to the SKHS Student Experience Coordinator (at skhs.internships@queensu.ca) by FRI MAR 26, 2021 at 4:30pm Late applications are not accepted.
    • Applications must include a current resume and a statement of intent (including what area they hope to do their placement in and why).  Please submit cover letter and resume as one file (preferably as a PDF) and ensure the document file name includes your full name and KNPE/HLTH 300.
    • For more tips, watch this workshop on resumes & cover letters

 Need more information or assistance?

  • Please email Maura Frunza, SKHS Student Experience Coordinator.