Social & Community Services Field placements Field placement provides Faculty of Social & Community Services students with supervised hands-on experience within their field of study, while they continue to fulfil their academic requirements. Students gain valuable experience in a professional workplace setting allowing them to apply the theoretical knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. Please browse the student information below to find out more about the benefits and requirements of this enriching and rewarding opportunity. Without our valued employers, our students would not be as successful as they are. Whether you are a current or new employer wishing to work with a field placement student, please feel free to review the employers information. For students in programs outside of the School of Justice & Emergency Services, please contact your school directly for more information regarding your field placement requirements.