BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

EMSK-048 - Essential Skills Practicum -

EMSK-048 - Essential Skills Practicum -

Course Details
This will complete the Employment Skills Access program. The Employment Skills Access practicum is a collaborative effort between the institute, the student, and an employer, to maximize the student's acquisition of skills and experience. The coordinator and workplace supervisor will assess the students based on criteria set out by all parties. This course offers 70 hours of work placement over a two week period.
Part of the:
  • ACADEMIC/CAREER PREPARATION Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Employment Skills Access Certificate - Certificate Completion Plan
  • Prerequisites : Completion of all EMSK program courses.
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Masters Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per week.
    Contact Hours: 70
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    SATISFACTORY (S) The S grade is used when a percentage grade is not appropriate and indicates the student has attended the course and met the course requirements. The S grade is not reflected in the grade point average. UNSATISFACTORY (U) The U grade is used when the letter grade scale does not apply. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • interact with practicum placements in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of individual goals;
  • communicate in a professional manner within the workplace environment;

  • demonstrate the ability to apply essential skills to real life experience;

  • identify progress and the need for further development of essential skills; and

  • report their experiences through daily journal entries.
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