Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HORT 225 Career Exploration

3 credits
Provides an introduction to the breadth of employment opportunities in the horticulture industry and the job search skills needed to successfully secure employment.

Quarters Offered: Summer

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Identify career paths and options within the horticulture industry
  • Develop interviewing techniques and a list of questions to use in an informational interview
  • Interview an employer to gather information about a chosen career path
  • Produce a successful horticulture-specific resume or portfolio
  • Write a cover letter, work experience summaries, and thank you notes
  • Participate in industry work experiences

Total Hours: 40 Lecture Hours: 20 Lab or Clinical Hours: 20