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GRN280B Gerontology Internship Seminar

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Develops the essential skills for successful internship. Focuses on work-based learning outcomes, working under supervision, effective communication and teamwork in organizations, professional networking, stress and conflict management, professional ethics, boundary setting, and burnout prevention. Prerequisite: GRN 181. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 21417

From the Instructor:
GRN280B Gerontology Internship Seminar (1 credit) is required for all Gerontology Certificates and the AAS Degree. The course prepares students for issues they will encounter in internships and in jobs in the field of aging. Topics covered include: experiential learning, learning styles, conflict management, communication, organizations, team work, supervision, stress management and burnout prevention, finding your purpose and nurturing your passion. **** There are optional in-class meetings on Mondays, from 5 to 7pm, room to be determined, Sylvania Campus, wich is an especial benefit to students who appreciate face-to-face learning opportunites. See Gerontology Mondays & Course Calendars for details.
Course Specific Requirements:
**** Gerontology students should take this course in the first term of their internship, or the term before they do an internship. To log into D2L to access the course, please go to: https://my.pcc.edu and click on the Desire2Learn login link on the left of your MyPCC homepage. **** The required textbook for this course, Managing Your Career in Aging, is available at the PCC Bookstore (and is also required for GRN181, 280A and 282). **** Contact your instructor Annette Lansing at annette.lansing@pcc.edu with questions about this course. Contact Jan Abushakrah at jabushak@pcc.edu, 971-722-4077 on how to get registered for GRN280A Gerontology Internship and for advising.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learners:
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 21417 - 30-Mar-2015 thru 13-Jun-2015
Instructor: Annette R Lansing
Notes: See CIP (Course Information Page) for information on course.
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact Sylvania