TRI-COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE

 

COURSE SYLLABUS

 

 

Course Prefix & Number:    AOT 255

Course Title:                          Senior Practicum

 

Class  Hours

Per week:  1

Lab Hours

Per Week:  6

Credits

Awarded:  3

 

Catalog  Description:

 

This course includes practical experience in an approved office setting as well as class meetings. Emphasis is placed on such topics as career planning, ethics, attitude, and other subjects which enhance employability skills.

 

Entry Level Skills:  Will vary based on job placement.

 

Pre-requisites:  Requires program coordinator approval.

 

Co-requisites:  None

 

 

Text(s)/Required Materials:

 

Business Skills Exercises 4e

Barker

The Gregg Reference Manual 10e

Sabin

 

Course Competencies and Objectives:

 

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

 

1.      Satisfactorily perform work requirements and assignments.

2.      Learn and use new knowledge and skills.

3.      Practice problem-solving skills.

4.      Improve personal skills, such as communication and teamwork.

5.      Explore and refine career goals.

 


 

Major Course Topics:

 

1.      Teamwork and communication skills

2.      Interpersonal skills and work skills

3.      Corporate culture and workplace ethics

4.      Finance and general business skills

5.      Reference and research skills

6.      Resumes, job search, and career goals

 

Grade Calculation Method:

 

Assignments                                                                 50 percent

Work experience evaluation                                          50 percent

                                                                                    100 percent

 

Prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty

      Date written or revised: May 2008

 


 

Tri-County Technical College

Course Syllabus Approval Form

 

Course Prefix and Number: AOT 255

 

Course Title: Senior Practicum

 

Syllabus prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty

 

Date written or revised: May 2008

 

Approved: ___________________________           _____________

                   Department Head                                    Date

 

Approved: ___________________________           _____________

                   Dean, Business and Public Services        Date