Queen's Experiential Learning Hub

Experiential Learning Hub
Experiential Learning Hub

Students

The Experiential Learning Hub is a central resource for students to learn about the benefits of experiential learning, and the wide variety of opportunities available at Queen’s University.

Experiential Learning at Queen’s

As a Queen’s student you currently have access to a vibrant landscape of experiential learning activities. Examples include:

  • 12-16 month paid work placements through the Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program (QUIP)

  • Practicums such as those in Nursing, Education, Kinesiology, or the Masters in Public Health

  • Co-Curricular opportunities ranging from student leadership positions to administering student clubs.

Find out how extra-curricular activities help you to develop skills, knowledge, and networks that all “add up” through the ‘It All Adds Upcampaign!

 

The Benefits of Experiential Learning

Participating in experiential learning activities at Queen’s University can have a very positive impact on your academic and professional careers. Benefits include: 

  • Acquire the skills (technical and non-technical) demanded by employers through curricular and co-curricular experiences

  • Build your professional network through internships, practicums and experiential learning projects  

  • Explore career options and/or confirm your interest in a chosen profession

  • Explore the relationship between theory and practice, and gain new insight into course material

  • Participate in self-directed learning opportunities;

  • Gain realistic knowledge and experience of the workplace.

If you have questions please email el.hub@queensu.ca