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CEE 101 CAREER DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR I – MAJOR TO CAREER

CEE 101 – Career Development Seminar I – Major to Career

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CEE 101 Career Development Seminar I – Major to Career

Credit Hours:  2.0             Contact Hours:  2.0          Lecture:  2.0       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  None

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course provides students with a systematic approach to understanding career paths associated with their majors, exploring occupations, making sound career decisions, setting goals, and implementing career plans.  The student is introduced to a number of tools including computer-assisted research, career and personality assessments, job search, portfolio development, informational interviews, developing written career plans, and mentoring for information gathering and networking purposes.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. demonstrate knowledge of different resume formats;
  2. effectively research employment opportunities within various career fields; and
  3. develop a personal career plan.