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CEE 298 COOPERATIVE EDUCATION EXPERIENCE I

CEE 298 – Cooperative Education Experience I

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CEE 298 Cooperative Education Experience I

Credit Hours:  1.0 – 4.0*     Contact Hours:  1.0 – 4.0*     Lecture:  N/A     Lab:  N/A     Other:  1.0 – 4.0*

*Note: 80 hours in the workplace = 1 credit hour

Prerequisites:  None

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course is designed to give students practical employment experience in their majors or related fields of study.  Students typically work for a 12- to 15-week period under supervision in the workplace and are guided through their experiences by faculty advisors.  Participants in this course also receive classroom training in the Career Development Seminar I – Preparing for the Workplace, which covers career assessment and planning, resume writing, interviewing, and job search techniques.

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

  1. identify personal career goals;
  2. demonstrate knowledge specific to their field of interest; and
  3. discuss employment within their major or career.