Many VIU programs include work placement opportunities such as internships and practicum placements. In many cases, these experiences can take place abroad, which allow you to fulfill your program requirements while providing the opportunity to live and work in another country. VIU offers a variety of placements to help you explore your professional goals in an international context.
You may be able to do your work placement in another country. The following programs commonly have students partaking in their internship experiences abroad, and some of the links provide examples of previous programs:
- Early Childhood Education, Child and Youth Care, Social Services
- Global Studies
- Nursing - (1) Nepal; (2)Indonesia; (3) Ghana