IBP 097 Observation • 4.5 Cr.
Students are placed with a local company to obtain practical experience in U.S. business. Placements are made according to a student's training, work experience, interests, English level, and/or career goals. Students must complete a variety of forms including: learning objectives, weekly reports, a mid-quarter evaluation and a final evaluation. In addition, the site supervisor must complete a final evaluation of the student. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program or permission of instructor.
Description starting Summer 2016
Students apply workplace support knowledge to participate in an unpaid practical experience in a U.S. organization. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the IBP program.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- Use workplace support knowledge to participate in an unpaid observational internship in a U.S. organization
- Participate in meetings with Site Supervisor and Site Visitor to assess learning objectives and reflect on observational internship
- Modify work practices in response to feedback
- Complete all required paperwork to finalize the observational internship