Career Development

Course Code: PBRL 3503

Academic Year: 2018-2019

This course covers the skills and knowledge necessary for acquiring and completing a successful internship. The various sessions that comprise this course provide students with the tools to transition from school to a workplace environment and or entrepreneurship. Public relations industry knowledge is reinforced by the process of preparing for the internship and by the work integrated learning component that is the internship itself. Student learning is further enhanced by taking the "real world" knowledge gained while on the internship and using it in the final year of the program, through its application to course material, inspiration for the thesis paper, and in finding employment in the field.