OCT 290 OCT INTERNSHIP
OCT 290 – Office Administration and Computer Technology Internship
Course Number & Name: OCT 290 Office Administration and Computer Technology Internship
Credit Hours: 3.0 Contact Hours: 3.0 Lecture: 3.0 Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Prerequisites: Completion of all certificate or degree requirements
Co-requisites: None Concurrent Courses: None
Course Description: This course provides the student with an opportunity to gain practical work experience that is related to an occupational specialization or program. Part-time employment opportunities in banks, insurance companies, law firms, government agencies, and other offices enable the student to apply skills and knowledge learned in the classroom to an actual work situation. Supervision and guidance are offered by the training sponsor and the program coordinator. Students will attend a seminar once a week to integrate the work experience and the specialized program. Note: This course should be taken only in the last semester of the certificate or degree program. Divisional permission is required the semester before desired enrollment in this course.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- demonstrate effective technical skill competencies needed to progress in the occupational field;
- demonstrate worker adjustment competencies; and
- demonstrate career development competencies.