BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

EMSK-043 - Workplace Essentials -

EMSK-043 - Workplace Essentials -

Course Details
This course will assist the learners in developing workplace essential skills. The topics will include: time management, thinking, working with others, continuous learning, resumes, cover letters, and interview skills. In addition, the students will explore professionalism, practice job interview techniques and research job opportunities.
Part of the:
  • ACADEMIC/CAREER PREPARATION Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Employment Skills Access Certificate - Certificate Completion Plan
  • Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Bachelors or Masters Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per week.
    Contact Hours: 35
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • demonstrate the ability to create an effective resume and cover letter;
  • define and carry out (9) workplace essential skills;

  • demonstrate ‘dress for success’;
  • perform a mock job interview;
  • perform various interview techniques; and
  • research and answer a job advertisement.
  • Text and Materials:
    Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca.
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