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Cooperative Education Workterm 1 COMP 7990

Computer Systems Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​Cooperative Education (Co-op) involves enhancing the educational experience by integrating traditional academic studies with relevant work experience. The student is employed for the duration of the Co-op Work Term placement period. The Co-op Work Term is a paid position where the student completes productive tasks that relate directly to the core competencies of the Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science Program. The Co-op position is approved by the Co-op Coordinator. Students in the program attend mandatory pre-employment workshops to enhance their employability prior to their Co-op placement and compete for job postings during the second academic term. During the work term, students are monitored by the Co-op Coordinator.​

Prerequisite(s)

  • Successful application and admission to the Co-op Program, 75% GPA in term 5 with no failures or withdrawals and no pending grade appeals.

Credits

16.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Integrate the skills and knowledge gained from term one in a workplace environment.
  • Apply computing skills acquired in the Co-op position.
  • Work productively as a member of a team.
  • Write a Co-op Work Term Report.
  • Acquire a better understanding of the career options in their field of study.
  • Evaluate personal interests and career goals.​

Effective as of Fall 2023

Related Programs

Cooperative Education Workterm 1 (COMP 7990) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Computer Science (Games Development Option)
    Bachelor of Science Full-time
  2. Applied Computer Science (Network Security Applications Development Option)
    Bachelor of Science Full-time/Part-time

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