ALA 125 - Positioning Yourself for a Successful Internship
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
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Meets 01/03/18 - 02/20/18. (Drop/Add deadline=01/16/18.).
Mandatory credit/no credit.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This one-credit course will provide you with the skills to make yourself competitive for internships, as well as the opportunity to identify your strengths and see the connections between your academic interests and your career exploration. Much of the course work will focus on your representation of yourself, including effective and dynamic communication strategies, developing presentation materials, using LinkedIn, and building networking and interviewing skills. At the same time, we will explore aspects of the world of internships from various perspectives: - How to explore opportunities, industries and identify your interests. - How to search for an internship and make the most of your resources. - How to prepare for your internship experience and succeed in a variety of professional settings.

Course Requirements:

Course requirements include regular participation in class discussions, informational interviews, networking sessions, and a small number of brief writing assignments.

Intended Audience:

Undergraduate Students

Class Format:


ALA 125 - Positioning Yourself for a Successful Internship
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
W 9:00AM - 11:00AM
002 (LEC)
Th 5:30PM - 7:30PM
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