WGS435Y Women & Gender Studies Internship Course

WGS group

Course Overview:

This practicum allows advanced WGS students to combine theory and practice through part-time unpaid placement with a community agency, government body, educational or social change organization. These have included: Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Interval House women’s shelter, Canadian Centre for International Justice, Mood Disorder Clinic, theatre group, Women in Transition Centre, 1000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize, amongst others. Applications in spring for 1.0 credit Sept.-April, approx. 200 hours in placement.

Recommended Preparation: 1.0 WGS credit at the 300-level.

Prerequisite: WGS 200Y5 and third or fourth year status and PI.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Joan Simalchik
ER 210D, Erindale Hall
(905) 569-4491

joan.simalchik@utoronto.ca