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2024-2025 Course Catalog 
2024-2025 Course Catalog
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ADM 947 - Professional Internship Exper

Credits: 2
Lecture Hours: 0
Lab Hours: 0
Practicum Hours: 0
Work Experience: 8
Course Type: Voc/Tech

Practical experience through on-the-job training in an approved internship site.  Tasks will be consistent with students’ career objectives, skills, and knowledge. 

Corequisite: ADM 937  

  1. Analyze duties completed through internship
    1. Utilize knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for administrative careers.
    2. Use effective communication skills for employment
    3. Develop techniques of good listening
    4. Explain the importance of ability to carry on a conversation
    5. Develop awareness of strategies for good communication skills
    6. Discuss importance of retraining and learning new skills
  2. Assess techniques and skills learned in the course work
    1. List the required office skills involved in the internship
    2. Learn to work under pressure
    3. Develop habits of neatness, thoroughness, and concern for accuracy techniques
  3. Examine objectives that measure directed activities and performance standards
    1. List goals related to internship
    2. List the activities to achieve each listed goal.
    3. Develop performance standards to determine when goals are achieved.
  4. Use college reports and evaluations
    1. Identify recipients of reports
    2. Complete required report forms by due dates
    3. Submit reports to identified recipients
  5. Examine policies, procedures, and regulations
    1. Describe employer expectations for an intern
    2. List employer policies and procedures to be complied with
    3. Demonstrate the use of all company regulations applicable to interns
  6. Project professionalism
    1. Arrive on time to work or for meetings
    2. Show a positive attitude
    3. Be well groomed and appropriately dressed
    4. Communicate professionally
    5. Show initiative
    6. Follow the cultural norms of the workplace
    7. Complete tasks within acceptable standards of quantity and quality of work

Competencies Revised Date: 2019

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