PRDV:105 Introduction to Professional Development.

This course focuses on identifying and clarifying individual values, skills, interests and personality type to develop suitable career objectives, placing emphasis on the connections between career preparation, academic choices and cocurricular activities. Students learn how to construct a resume and cover letter and conduct an employment search. Primary theories used to teach career planning and development include trait and factor, developmental, learning and socioeconomic theories. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. 2 SH.