This course will prepare online students to employ skills needed in online coursework and the workplace. The course is presented in two semesters.
Semester 1 describes an overview of basic personal, professional, and self-management skills, including setting goals, professional communication skills, and time management and stress management techniques.
Semester 2 focuses on ways to improve study habits, to increase one’s memory and motivation, and to strengthen decision making and problem solving skills.
CREDITS: 1 Credit
PREREQUISITES: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Manufacturing I: Semester 1 Pretest
Professional Uses of Technology
Security in Technology
21st Century Written Business Communication
Time Management Overview
Stress Management Overview
Anger Management Overview
Conflict Resolution Strategies
Communication and Diversity
Communication in the Workplace
Sexual Harassment Awareness Overview
Manufacturing I: Semester 1 End of Semester Exam
Manufacturing I: Semester 2 Pretest
Basics of Note-Taking
Understanding and Improving Study Habits
Effective Environments for Learning
Distractions and Deterrents of Educational Success
What is Motivation?
Trust and Motivation
Change as a Motivator
Critical Thinking Basics
Problem Solving Model
Improving Decision Making
Manufacturing I: Semester 2 End of Semester Exam