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Internship
INTERNSHIP
CLASS CODE: IS 498 CREDITS:  1 - 4
DIVISION: BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION
DEPARTMENT: INFORMATION SYSTEMS
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: This is designed to be capstone experience where a student applies the skills they have learned in information system in a real world environment. Students will work for a company or organization applying the skills learned in two or more of the following areas: programming, web development, database, systems management, networking, or testing.
TAUGHT: Winter, Summer, Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS:

  • Job search

  • Resumes

  • Interviewing

  • Corporate culture

  • Work experience in two or more of the following areas: programming, web development, database, systems management, networking, or testing

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:

  1. Develop a resume, conduct a job search, and practice interviewing skills.

  2. Gain real world experience in two or more of the following areas: programming, web development, database, systems management, networking, or testing.

  3. Experience corporate culture.

  4. Develop team working skills.


REQUIREMENTS: 460 work hours, journal, portfolio, and papers.
PREREQUISITES: Senior standing and permission of the instructor.
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002