Academic Operational Policies
|Subject:||Field Trips||Number:||AOP 205|
|Issued by:||Vice-President Academic||Date Issued:||October 2004|
|Supersedes:||ACAD 112||Page:||1 of 2|
Code of Conduct: Academic Employees – AOP 201
Student Conduct: Positive Learning and Living Environment – AOP 209
Evaluation of Student Performance – AOP 224
AOP 205 Field Trip Proposal Form
International Travel and Safety – Students – AOP 236
Fit to Work Policy – OHS 017
1. Introduction and Purpose
Field trips are educational activities approved by an academic department of the College that support the documented learning outcomes of a program curriculum. Field trips may be considered either mandatory or optional activities for students.
Field trips are conducted under the supervision of one or more College faculty members.
This policy applies to all Loyalist College faculty, staff and students.
3. Policy Statement
A field trip is designed to add value to the classroom learning experience. It generally provides exposure to an area of the curriculum where students may observe processes, use of equipment, systems or materials, or implementation of programs, services or procedures in a workplace.