Course Description for Career Planning and Professional Success
Career Planning and Professional Success
Description: This course involves self-assessment activities (looking at skills, interests, values, and personality characteristics as they relate to career choice), career decision-making, career exploration, and introducing the necessary employability skills (i.e. resume writing, networking, interviewing, and job search) to obtain and keep a job once a choice has been made. The basic purpose of this course is to provide an opportunity for students to develop the necessary skills in all areas of career development. This course is focused on helping undergraduate students understand who they are at this point in their careers and lives, to explore multiple career options, make important career decisions, and to implement their career plans.