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Course Details

Course Code: 
ABTC 187

Credits:  2

Calendar Description:

Students will explore the kinds of vocations to which they might be suited. They will research jobs of their choice and be introduced to labour regulations. Students will create resume and cover letters and participate in mock job interviews.

Date First Offered:  2007-09-04

  • Total Hours: 30
  • Lecture Hours: 20
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This course is offered online:  No

Pre-Requisites:  None

Non-Course Pre-Requisites:  None

Co-Requisites:  None

Rearticulation Submission:  Yes

Course Content:
  • Professional Resumes
  • Cover letters
  • Job Application forms
  • Resignation letters
  • Thank-you letters
  • Mock interviews
  • Labour Regulations
  • Job Research
Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Prepare cover letters
  • Prepare resumes
  • Demonstrate professional conduct in an interview
  • Articulate personal and vocational skills
  • Research employment opportunities
Grading System:  Percentage

Passing Grade:  70%

Grading Weight:
  • Assignments: 85 %
  • Participation: 15 %
Number of Assignments:  20

Nature of Participation: 
Active participation in class discussions and mock interviews.

Writing Assignments:
Approximately 4-10 letters and resumes

Percentage of Individual Work:  100

Other Pertinent Information:  10-20 assignments

Course Offered in Other Programs:  No

Additional Comments:
  • There are approximately 10-20 assignments.
  • Text books are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.
Text Books:
  • Optional - N/A, Instructor supplied resources