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OCSUP 009
Career Development for Life Transitions


Credits: 1- 8
Clock Hours per Quarter: 80

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Lecture Hours:80


Description
A career development and life planning course that specifically addresses the needs of displaced homemakers and those in similar circumstances with instruction in basic workplace skills, career development, budget/finance, time/stress management, and improving self-esteem. Students focus on career goals as a basis for learning effective strategies to decrease barriers to employment success and self-sufficiency. This course also provides a support group for students during a critical time of transition from the home or unemployment to the workplace. There are no class fees for eligible candidates.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Maintain a positive self concept.
  • Maintain effective behaviors.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of developmental changes and transitions.
  • Enter and participate in education and training.
  • Participate in work and life-long learning.
  • Locating, evaluating and interpreting information.
  • Prepare to seek, obtain, maintain, and change jobs.
  • Understanding of how the needs and functions of society influence the nature and structure of work.
  • Develop skills in decision making.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of work upon the individual and family life.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the continuing changes in male/female roles.
  • Understanding of the skills required in making career transitions.

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

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