- Listing Type: Gap Year Programs
- Destinations: Multiple Locations
- Program Delivery: Day
- Credit Awarded: None
- Program Length: Other
- Start Month: June
- Category: Career Exploration
- Selective: No
- Gender: Coed
- Ages: 17, 18, 19+
- Housing: Homestay, Other
- Minimum Cost: Free
Have a purposeful gap year. Discover Year realizes that everyone is looking for something different and unique in a gap year program. Their program offers a unique mentor and coaching opportunities for participants to learn and develop their professional skills.
From skills workshops that work on "hard" and "soft" skills (like communication, career development, time management, etc.) to career conversations with experienced members of industry, Discover Year follows the Harkness method that is focused on "dialogue, reflection and feedback."
The travel portion of Discover Year will allow participants to explore as they wish, whether it's a more structured program or a more free-range journey, they will help you figure out the best way to explore the world.
Discover Year also includes a group community service project, where participants work together to tackle an important issue that impacts the community.
Cost and Session Information
Discover Year is a 12-month program, consisting of one weekly workshop day every Wednesday. During the other 6 days of the week, students work and apply the skills learned at Discover Year in their real lives.
2021-2022 Discover Year tuition is $7, 400 CAD. Learn more at www.discoveryear.ca/cost.