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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
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INDV 2780 - Individualized Studies Internship

Credits: 1-4
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: This course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to apply knowledge and skills in a real-life job environment. It is designed especially for students pursuing programs not offered at Century or those seeking an internship option in a program or discipline which does not currently offer such a course. Students will work in a professional environment while applying and learning a variety of communication, business, and technical skills. Course may be repeated up to a total of 8 credits.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Consent of administrator of Individualized Studies and the instructor
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Creating employment résumé and cover letter
  2. Developing company organizational chart
  3. Completing 40 hour “quick reports”
  4. Creating final résumé
  5. Creating professional presentation summarizing internship experience
  6. Criteria for feedback of performance appraisal

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. construct a professional résumé.
  2. demonstrate employment interview skills.
  3. describe the scope of their internship positions, assigned tasks, and responsibilities.
  4. perform tasks/work to employer-defined standards.
  5. describe the employing organization’s culture and working climate.
  6. reflect on their own personal contributions to the internship organization’s strategic activities.
  7. create an organizational chart.
  8. design and deliver a professional presentation outlining their internship experience.

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