OADM280 Cooperative Education - Office Administration

Department of Business Studies: Office Administration

I. Course Number and Title
OADM280 Cooperative Education - Office Administration
II. Number of Credits
3 credits
III. Number of Instructional Minutes
12000 (Employment)
IV. Prerequisites
Completion of all courses in the Office Administration and Systems Technology program of study and permission of the Department of Business Studies
V. Other Pertinent Information
VI. Catalog Course Description
This course involves on-the-job experiences and observations in a field directly related to the student's academic preparation and career objectives. Periodic meetings between College Coordinator and student are held to review actual experience and observations in the light of theory and skills learned academically.
VII. Required Course Content and Direction
  1. Course Learning Goals

    Students will:

    1. apply skills learned in the classroom to on-the-job experiences in the field; and
    2. demonstrate professional behavior in the field.
  2. Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities

    Previously learned skills from courses taken in the Office Administration and Systems Technology program of study are applied while working in the field.
  3. Assessment Methods for Course Learning Goals

    The assessment of course learning goals is based on employer evaluations and an in-depth typewritten project.
  4. Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Student:

    See course syllabus.

Review/Approval Date - 3/99; Revised 1/2010; New Core 8/2015