Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE ID:
SOPH-0061
Organization's ID:
CRED1001
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
Self-paced. Student have up to four weeks to complete the course.
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 1 career management
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to introduce learners to the fundamental steps to secure a job role. In this course, learners will gain an understanding of the job search process and what it takes to prepare a resume and cover letter. Learners will also learn how to use their relevant experiences to succeed in interviews along with understanding how to act professionally in the workplace. In this course, learners will have the opportunity to create their own resume and cover letter, along with putting their interview skills to the test.

Learning Outcomes:

  • explain the process of selecting and applying to a job
  • create career readiness documents
  • communicate effective skills and relevant experience during a job interview
  • apply strategies to increase professionalism and employability skills

General Topics:

  • Job hunting
  • Job description analysis
  • Employer needs
  • Your fit for the job
  • Resume
  • A targeted resume
  • Cover letter
  • Communication and networking
  • Using LinkedIn
  • Research and preparation
  • Types of interviews
  • Answering questions effectively
  • Interview practice
  • Starting a new job successfully
  • Productivity on the job
  • Effective time management
  • Teamwork on the job
  • Emotional intelligence on the job
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Case Studies
  • Computer Based Training
  • Lectures
  • Practical Exercises
  • Project-based Instruction

Methods of Assessment:

  • Quizzes
  • Written Papers

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

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