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EST 109
Orientation to the Energy Industry


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30


Description
This course is a survey of the Energy Industry looking at different jobs, working conditions, employment structure, and employee/employer relationships. Each student builds a personal job portfolio to include letters of application, resume, references, and job interview techniques.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain and describe different careers in the Energy industry.
  • Identify personal development and technical competencies for employment.
  • Develop short- and long-term goals and an educational training plan to achieve career goals.
  • Show understanding and participation in employment interview techniques and their critique.
  • Compose a personal portfolio, focused on Energy employment.
  • Develop a plan to achieve short- and long-term goals.
  • Develop short- and long-term goals to attain leadership and human relation skills.

  • Course Topics
  • Occupational survey
  • Goal setting
  • Resume
  • Letters of application
  • Representative employers
  • Careers planning guide
  • Leadership and human relation skills
  • Interview techniques
  • Education/skills required and individual competency goals
  • Job security

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    EST 109
    Winter 2016
    0964
    Jason Selwitz
    EST 109
    Fall 2015
    0972
    Jason Selwitz
    EST 109
    Winter 2015
    0964
    Jason Selwitz


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
     
     
     
    X
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.