May 16, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
    
Course/Program Inventory

AMP 3020 - Employability Skills



Clock Hours: 43

Delivery Mode
on-ground

Course Description:
A blended approach to learning business communications, customer service, time management, professional etiquette, public speaking, and workplace effectiveness. Utilizes the CareerReady101 curriculum modules: Listening for Understanding; Teamwork; Listening; and Workplace Observation.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, the learner will:

  • Be able to understand jargon and work meanings within a verbal passage
  • Be able to make inferences and connect information given
  • Understand ideas and reasons given in a conversation
  • Listen to a definition and be able to give an accurate summary
  • Be able to summarize a statement into a brief accurate statement
  • Interpret information
  • Remember acronyms
  • Listen to information on benefit, insurance, payment plans and remember the information
  • Understand the job performance factors that influence pay, promotions, and job stability
  • Understand employer expectations on a job
  • Understand the concept of self-management as it relates to being successful on the job
  • Understand the concept of time management and how properly managing time leads to career success
  • Understand basic job search strategies (job services, employment agencies, government services, career research, job market analysis)
  • Develop a proper business resume for an initial job
  • Understand the basic job application process
  • Understand and apply interview strategies
  • Create career goals and explore different careers that appeal to them