All students enrolling in PH 650/750/850 are required to submit the Field Placement Planning Form (FPPF). Some students may need to submit additional documentation depending on his/her request. For more information on the requirements, forms and instructions as well as additional guidance, see the FPM - Field Practice Manual (doc).
Prior to beginning internship (at least 2-4 weeks prior):
- FPPF - Field Placement Planning Form (doc, revised Nov. 2015)
Information on the planned internship including contact information, learning objectives and duties/responsibilities of the internship. Can be submitted as early as two months prior but no less than two weeks before the last add/drop day (of the semester of PH 650/750 enrollment) OR two weeks prior to beginning an internship (if starting midway through a semester).
NOTE: For summer field practice requests, the deadline is 2 weeks prior to the last day of finals in the spring semester.
- Verification of Professional Liability Insurance Coverage (doc, updated 12/10/15)
For students 1) covered by the field site; 2) employed by the field site or 3) do not have time to establish an agreement. Must be submitted along with FPPF.
- Employer/Preceptor Verification of Field Practice Requirements (doc)
For students employed for more than six months by his/her site or those continuing an internship at the requested site. Must be submitted along with FPPF.
- Research Project Description (not an official form)
For students planning to work on a SDSU or other university affiliated research project to meet the 3-unit "community-based" field practice requirement. A description of the project demonstrating that it is community-based should be provided on the FPPF
- Student Information Form (doc - OPTIONAL)
For students interested in getting assistance with internship placement.
During school registration period:
- Field Practice Enrollment Application (online)
Approximately 1-3 weeks prior to the last day of university registration for the semester of enrollment (credit). NOTE: An approved FPPF must be on file before completing this application.
After completion of required hours:
- Student Evaluation of Field Placement (online)
Within 2 weeks of completing practicum hours or one week prior to the beginning of finals, whichever comes first.
- Field Placement Supervisor Evaluation of Field Placement (online)
Within two weeks of completing internship or finals week, whichever comes first.
last updated: 7/20/2015