IDS Co-op Program
The co-op program gives international development students the opportunity to gain relevant work experience, build professional networks and develop essential interpersonal skills needed to succeed in the workplace — all while getting paid and earning a university degree.
The International Development Studies co-op program includes four co-op work terms in addition to eight academic semesters, for a total of four and a half years of study.
International Development Academic and Co-op Schedule
|1||Academic Semester||Academic Semester 2||Off|
|2||Academic Semester 3 + COOP*1100||Academic Semester 4||COOP*1000 Work Term I|
|3||COOP*2000 Work Term II||Academic Semester 5||Academic Semester 6|
|4||Academic Semester 7||COOP*3000 Work Term III||COOP*4000 Work Term IV|
|5||Academic Semester 8||N/A||N/A|