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Mechanical Engineering Technology

Work Terms

Real-world experience

In your second year you’ll have the option of completing the program or extending it by participating in co-operative education work terms. This work experience will extend your length of study into a third year, giving you four to twelve months of paid industry experience.

Co-op Students

Effective Date: September 2016

In addition to regular program content, students pursuing the Co-op designation will be required to complete 12 credits of work experience:

  Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 12
All of MENG 104 First Work Term - 4 month 4
MENG 204 Second Work Term - 4 month 4
MENG 304 Third Work Term - 4 month 4

Sample Co-op Schedule (Full-time)

  Fall (Sept-Dec) Winter (Jan-Apr) Summer (May-Aug)
Year 1 Academic Term 1 Academic Term 2 MENG 104
Year 2 Academic Term 3 MENG 204 Academic Term 5 See note
Year 3 MENG 304 Academic Term 4 N/A

Notes

  • Academic Term 5 comes before Academic Term 4 for students following the Co-op format.
  • Student must complete CDEV WPS (Workplace Preparation Skills) prior to their first Co-op or Internship work term.

Internship Students

Effective Date: September 2016

In addition to regular program content, students pursuing the Internship designation will be required to complete 4 to 12 credits of work experience:

  Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 4 to 12
At least one of MENG 104 First Work Term - 4 month 4
MENG 204 Second Work Term - 4 month 4
MENG 304 Third Work Term - 4 month 4

Sample Internship Schedule (Full-time)

  Fall (Sept-Dec) Winter (Jan-Apr) Summer (May-Aug)
Year 1 Academic Term 1 Academic Term 2 MENG 104
Year 2 Academic Term 3 Academic Term 4 Academic Term 5
Year 3 MENG 204 MENG 304 N/A

Notes

Current Students: If you started this program prior to September 2016 please contact the Department Chair for assistance with making course selections that will support your eligibility for the program credential.

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