Organization: George Brown College
Program: Health Informatics Postgraduate Co-op (T402)
Location: Toronto

Co-op Education = A Win-Win-Win Situation

Field Education partners provide a program-related, hands-on learning experience. Your guidance and feedback will help students learn while they work. Students are responsible for being productive, professional and accountable by applying their classroom learning and any previous experience to their work term. George Brown College will ensure a positive experience for employers by preparing our students for their assignment, posting job descriptions, scheduling interviews andmanagement of all documentation, including tax credit letters.

Field Education Details

Students require a minimum of 360 Hours, excluding breaks, over no fewer than 10 weeks. Work should be relevant and meaningful with clear, measurable expectations/objectives. Students should be supervised and supported throughout the work term.

Employer Recruitment Period

Employers are encouraged to engage with Field Education Office staff throughout the year.

Placement Period

Eligible co-op students are available to work during the following semesters:

  • Fall: September – December
  • Spring: May – August

For more information on hosting a co-op student or partnering with the college as part of a case study or research project, please contact Tyanne Fluke at, or call (416) 415-5000, ext. 6898. Download a PDF with more info here