STEM 101 STEM to Stern Cohort - I • 2 Cr.
STEM 101 is the first course in the STEM to Stern cohort sequence, designed for students pursuing science, technology, engineering, or math studies. Students learn STEM-specific strategies for academic success, explore STEM career options, craft a strengths-based professional resume, network directly with professionals in their fields of interest, and identify resources and hands-on learning experiences that can help them be successful as students and as STEM professionals. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
Course Objectives: By the end of the course, successful students will be able to: Create topic-organized conceptual notes for science courses Articulate their dependable strengths and use those traits to craft a strengths-based professional resume Create effective profiles for online social media systems Develop written career pathway plans that extend through baccalaureate graduation Utilize experiential learning search strategies to locate internship opportunities