Arts and Humanities

Arts and Humanities Internship Program

The Arts and Humanities Internship program allows 3rd and 4th year students an opportunity to gain paid, career-related experience within an approved institution or industry related to their module for course credit. Internship placement opportunities may be available in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. The total number of placements per year will vary based on the individual needs of participating employers.

Length: 4 months (0.5 credit) or 8 months (1.0 credit)
Time of Year: Fall (September - December) Winter (January - April) Summer (May - August)
Commitment: 140 hours minimum over 4 months (full or part-time available)
Location: Unrestricted
Program:  3rd or 4th year of Major or Specialization within the Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Contact: ahintern@uwo.ca


School for Advanced Studies in the Arts and Humanities Internship

SASAH requires students to complete a 1.0 Experiential Learning (EL) credit by the end of their fourth year.  EL opportunities may be situated in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors and can be paid or unpaid. 

Length: Variable, from 6 weeks to 8 months, depending on the type of work experience and the number of hours per week students are expected to commit to the placement/project
Time of Year: Fall (September - December) Winter (January - April) Summer (May - August)
Commitment: 100 to 120 hours for 0.5 credit; 200 to 240 hours for 1.0 credit
Location: Unrestricted
Program: 3rd or 4th year of Major or Specialization within the Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Contact: Dr. Barbara Bruce