The practicum course involves an unpaid practical experience in Therapeutic Recreation for students in Honours Therapeutic Recreation. This course will require 105 hours interspersed over one academic term (15 weeks). The course will be offered on a credit/no credit basis.

Getting Started

You should begin planning your practicum 2 terms in advance. Placement information sessions run every term, so you should attend a session prior to the practicum planning phase. 

To begin planning your placement please fill out and submit the REC 253 getting started form according to the following deadlines:

Placement Term Getting Started deadline
Fall  March 1st 
Winter  May 1st
Spring September 1st

You will be contacted after you have submitted the form to set up a meeting to discuss your placement.

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