Experience innovative teaching and learning


Experiential Education

We are connecting our students to their learning and better preparing them for career success with innovative teaching and learning approaches. We have a diverse range of collaborative hands-on Experiential Education opportunities. Through technology enhanced learning we can offer engaging ways to learn, and flexibility with online and blended (hybrid) courses.

In the community

Experiential opportunities to work within communities gives our students hands-on experience, and helps them develop their skills so that they can make a meaningful difference. Students work with high-impact organizations through a wide range of activities, including advocacy, mentorship, consultation, community-led research projects and applied problem solving.

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Community-focused experience within courses or programs

Jason Harper

Trilingual Studies & Linguistics, Glendon @ York University

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Fernanda Sierra

Culture & Expression, LA&PS @ York University

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In the workplace

Whether it’s a paid co-op, paid internship, placement or practicum, York offers students a myriad of learning experiences across a number of Faculties and programs that connect classroom learning to the workplace.

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Internship and co-op experience

Sherri Tran

Business Administration, Schulich School @ York University

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Kuldeep Singh Hujan

Mechanical Engineering, Lassonde School @ York University

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In the classroom

From guest speakers providing unique perspectives on course content, to the chance to interview domain experts in a chosen field, to laboratory work, York integrates a range of unique hands-on learning opportunities that reshape perceptions around classroom-settings.

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Hands-on experience within courses or programs

Ushieja De Zoysa

Astrophysics & Pure math @ York University

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Abdeali Saherwala

Urban & Regional Environments, FES @ York University

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Technology Enhanced Learning

York University is a leader in using technology to make learning more accessible and adaptable to students' multidimensional lives.

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Learn about teaching innovation at York. Read Innovatus. Interested in experiential education? Visit the YU Experience Hub. Interested in York? Explore York's exciting programs.