PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS IN THE COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES
ASPD 2000 Professional Development – 1 Credit
Mondays, 1:30pm – 2:45pm, ASPD 2000-009 – CRN 23560
Mondays, 3:00pm – 4:15pm, ASPD 2000-003 – CRN 23554
Tuesdays, 11:30am – 12:45pm, ASPD 2000-007 – CRN 23558 (Environmental Science Students)
Tuesdays, 2:30pm – 3:45pm, ASPD 2000- 001 – CRN 23552
Wednesdays, 1:30pm – 2:45pm, ASPD 2000-008 – CRN 23559
Wednesdays, 3:00pm – 4:15pm, ASPD 2000-002 – CRN 23553
Thursdays, 1:00pm – 2:15pm, ASPD 2000-006 – CRN 23557
Thursdays, 2:30pm – 3:45pm, ASPD 2000-004 – CRN 23555
Thursdays, 4:00pm – 5:15pm, ASPD 2000-005 – CRN 23556 (Sciences Students)
Learn how to create a professional resume, research internships and professional positions, conduct an informational interview, answer job interview questions, network with alumni, and create a professional development plan. Learn how to market the skills you are developing as a student in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences effectively for professional positions!
ASPD 2001-001 Intro to Professional Writing – 1-Credit
Tuesdays, 10:00am – 11:15am - CRN 23562
Learn the hallmarks of effective professional writing: How to target an audience while writing clearly, concisely, and persuasively. Gain valuable professional writing experience directly transferable to writing in internships and professional positions.
ASPD 2002-001 The Legal Profession – 1 Credit
Tuesdays, 8:30am – 9:45am - CRN 23563
Investigate areas of law and potential legal paths as you learn what it means to “think like a lawyer.” Learn how to maneuver successfully through the application process and how to transition well to the challenges of law school.
ASPD 2003-001 Professional Communication – 1 Credit
Tuesdays, 1:00pm – 2:15pm- CRN – 23564
This course provides a foundation for leadership studies and professional speaking. You will enhance your professional communication by learning various perspectives that will deepen your understanding of leadership and enable you to succeed in a diverse, ever-changing workplace.
ASPD 2004 – 001 Social Networking – 1 Credit
Tuesdays, 4:00pm – 5:15pm- CRN – 23565
Making connections and staying connected has never been easier with sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Learn how to harness the power of social media for professional gain and become a savvy social networker.
EGEN 2100 – 002 Creativity & Innovation – 1 Credit
Tuesdays, 2:30pm – 3:45pm- CRN – 23197
Students from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, VSB, and Engineering will work on team-based projects designed to help them understand and deal with the variables that impact creativity and innovation. Students will gain marketable project management and collaboration experience while working on a creative project.