Personal and Career Development
|COP 6940||3 or 4 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Graduate|
|Description||Offers a companion course to an internship or co-op. Offers students an opportunity to use the work experience along with this course to (1) clarify vision of a successful professional and personal future and identify goals to creating that vision; (2) identify strengths, weaknesses, and communication and conflict-management preferences; (3) design a career action plan; and (4) develop and practice articulating professional goals, personal brand, and knowledge and experience gained from the co-op. Encourages students to engage in a combination of (1) introspection; (2) critical reflection on experiences in the workplace and with online collaborative learning and group behavior; (3) learning to identify and analyze career and personal development opportunities in the external environment; and (4) practicing communication, relationship building, conflict management, and leadership skills. Prereq. Permission of the CPS Office of Cooperative Education.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.