Congratulations - You Got a Co-op Job!
When your Co-op position has been confirmed by your Coordinator:
Shortly after you begin your workterm you will be e-mailed instructions on how to complete your Placement Contact details and Work Term Learning Objectives online in myExperience. By setting learning goals and objectives for your workterm, you can more easily measure your on-the-job progress towards achieving them. This form will assist you with identifying the critical skills you wish to achieve – communication, attitude & behaviour, thinking, learning, working with others, adaptability, and responsibility.
It’s a good idea to meet with your supervisor before completing the online form to discuss your objectives and adapt them as required following your meeting. When your Coordinator conducts your Co-op site visit you will discuss your learning objectives and overall progress.
You can find some tips for setting effective learning objectives here.
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