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Program information

WatPD-Engineering consists of five Professional Development (PD) credits.

For information specific to the year of your 1A term, please select one of the following:

Two Core PD Credits

The WatPD Department enrolls students in PD20 for their first work term, and PD21 for their second.

Three Elective PD Credits

Students are responsible for self-enrolling into elective PD courses via Quest. Students can choose from the following currently-available elective courses:

Each course is 10 weeks long and designed to require approximately 20 hours to complete. Students must achieve a minimum standard to be granted credit; this grade varies by course, and can be found in each individual course syllabus.

Find out more about how WatPD courses are evaluated on the Professional Development site.

Academic Integrity

WatPD-Engineering fully supports, in principle and in practice, Waterloo's Academic Integrity policies. WatPD-Engineering students are encouraged to review the Academic Integrity Information for Students materials and extra information provided by the Office of Academic Integrity.