WPES007 - Professionalism in the Workplace

Professionalism in the Workplace equips students with the employability skills needed to successfully maintain employment in their chosen field.

Hours: 30

Total Weeks: 15

This course is offered online: No

: WPES 002 Literacy, WPES 003 Numeracy, WPES 004 Workplace Communications

Course Content:
Personal Grooming and Hygiene Skills
Time Management
Teamwork Skills
Ethics in the Workplace
Telephone Skills
Resume Writing and Cover Letter Layout
Interview Skills

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:

-select appropriate wardrobe and practice hygiene skills on a daily basis
-demonstrate time management skills
-describe teamwork skills in the workplace
-explain ethics in the workplace
-demonstrate proper business telephone etiquette
-create a resume and write cover letters to potential employers
-perform a mock interview and recall personal information pertaining to interview questions

Passing Grade: Pass (50%)

Grading Weight:
Assignments: 20 %
Participation: 30 %
Other: 50 %

Course Offered in Other Programs: Yes, Job Education and Training.

Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.