120 – Personal Framework for Career Exploration (1.5 credit hours) – Online

First course in the College to Career series. Focuses on student self-assessment including personal attributes such as values, interests, personality/temperament, strengths, and beliefs. Begins the process of connecting student attribute  with the exploration of options in the world of work. Open to all students, but designed especially for first- and second-year students. Students may not enroll in EDU 120 and EDU 299 in the same semester.

First Session Course:

  • 51826 – Online, Robinson

201 – Educational Policy and Practice (3 credit hours)

Philosophical, historical and sociological foundations of education, including analysis of contemporary accountability systems. (CD, D)

First Session Course:

  • 52088 – 10:50AM-12:05PM – TRIB A205, Mulcahy

220 – Options in the World of Work (1.5 credit hours) – Online

Second course in the College to Career series. Explores structure of the world of work, job functions and roles. Focus on nature and expectations of the world of work, including exploration of opportunities aligned with interests of students, and correlation between careers and education, career trajectories, graduate school, employment trends and the unique role work plays in creating meaning in the life of the individual. Open to all students, but designed for first and second year students. Students may not enroll in EDU 220 and EDU 299 in the same semester. P/C—EDU 120 or POI.

Second Session Course:

  • 51828 – Online – Robinson

236 – Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurial Thinking in 21st Century Education (2 credit hours) – Online

Helps students recognize economic, business, and education changes brought about by increased globalization, the opportunities and challenges associated with globalization, and the need to develop human capacity for success in a global economy that values innovators and entrepreneurs. Designed for any student who is interested in exploring the intersections among the following major course topics: Creativity, Innovation, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Education and Globalization.

First Session Course:

  • 52076 – Online – Cunningham

320 – Strategic Job Search Processes (1.5 credit hours) – Online

Third course in the College to Career series. Provides students with the fundamental knowledge, strategies, and skills required to conduct an effective job search including professional written and verbal communication; interviewing techniques; networking and other job search strategies; the branding and marketing of oneself; and evaluating offers and negotiation. P—EDU 120 and 220 or POI.

First Session Course:

  • 51768 – Online – Calhoun

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