Practicum Tips


How many credits is an el course? Practicum?

What makes an el course different?

How much time will an el course take?

Does it count towards a major/minor or a university requirements?



What transportation is available if I need to go somewhere off-campus for an experiential learning course?


How to take advantage of your experiential learning course?

  • Understand how the course is experiential. What elements of the course are experiential?
  • Keep in mind the experiential learning cycle of do, apply, reflect and repeat and analyze it being applied in your course.
  • Constantly provide the instructor feedback on how you feel about the course
  • Know the resources available. Eg. Excel Fellows, ZipCar etc