Sports Management LabWestern Health Sciences

One-on-One Learning

One on One

The School of Health Studies offers its fourth-year students the opportunity to enhance their educational experience and explore additional learning opportunities through its practicum and independent study courses..

Practicum Courses (4900E, 4910F, 4910G)

Practicum courses are open only to fourth-year Honors Health Studies students and placements must be in an area related to health. Some examples of previous placements are:

Students are expected to coordinate their own practicum placement by contacting the organization with which they wish to partner and securing a placement. These courses cannot be added to a student's timetable until the practicum placement has been approved by the School of Health Studies. Once approved, the student will be automatically enrolled in the course. Space is limited in these courses.

Application Deadline: August 8 (for HS 4900E and 4910F) and November 28 (for HS 4910G). You will be notified via email if we are unable to accommodate your application.


Independent Study Courses (4990F, 4991G)

Independent study courses are open only to fourth-year Honors Health Studies students with a minimum average of 75% and topics must be in an area related to health. These courses give students the opportunity to:


Before submitting an application for an independent study course, students are encouraged to consult with a faculty member or academic counsellor.

These courses cannot be added to a student's timetable until the applicatoin has been approved by the School of Health Studies. Once approved, the student will be automatically enrolled in the course. Space is limited in these courses.

Application Deadline: September 8 (for first term) and December 12 (for second term). Space is limited.