Employment Skills

Course Code EMPS-101
Lecture hours per week 1
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

In Employment Skills 1 students will learn the ability to seek career opportunities and effectively market their knowledge, skills and abilities tailored to these opportunities. Students will identify and catalog work and/or voluntary experience, education and skills as employable assets and leverage these to obtain suitable employment that is consistent with their career plans and goals. This is accomplished by the following strategies: 
a) Prepare a Curriculum Vitae (CV)/Resume based on job-research relevant to students’ respective programs
b) Use of Social media 
c) Prepare a career portfolio
d) Attend a simulated/mock job interview scenario
e) Active assistance of Centennial College Career Services