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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:

Compulsory courses

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

Elective courses

Students are responsible for self-enrolling into elective PD courses via Quest. Students can choose from the following 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 PD courses are evaluated on the WatPD website.

Academic Integrity

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