2015 Fall Term
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NEW STUDENT SEMINAR (GI)
This course is designed to help facilitate a positive adjustment to the first year of college through the development of both written and oral communication skills, critical thinking skills, and group presentation skills. Students will: explore the purposes of higher education and its potential outcomes; develop skills of social interaction, self-awareness, and personal development through team projects and class presentations, attendance at university events, and programs promoting an appreciation of diversity; review the university's resources, policies, and procedures; investigate personal interests and strengths while setting academic and personal goals; and learn effective skills to help them cope with the world around them.
CAREER AND ACADEMIC PLANNING
This class is designed to provide students with an approach to career and academic development that includes career assessment, educational/career research, clarification of majors and career interests. Students will also learn about school and work related decision-making and goal setting processes.
BUSINESS ETHICS (GI)
A critical examination and discussion of ethical issues and problems which arise within all areas of business. Topics such as the morality of capitalism, ethics in the marketplace, business and the environment, and the ethics of job discrimination will be considered.
CAREER READY INTERNSHIP
Students will participate in an onsite intership in health care (UW-Hospital, Waukesha Hospital, or other hospital/clinic ssetting), hospitality industry (Kalahari) or animal care/entertainment (Milwaukee Zoo) and industry (Sentry Insurance, Walmart Distribution Center, etc.). Students will complete 3 different rotations across two semesters Fall and Spring