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Careers In Psychology

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This course is designed to provide students with an orientation to the field and assist students in planning for a career in psychology. Emphasis will be placed on exploring the different branches of psychology, to identify key resources for exploring careers in psychology and to classify skills and experiences relevant to achieving career goals.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Psychology Careers

    • Describe personal career goals.
    • Identify skills needed for specific jobs in psychology.
    • Identify careers in psychology.

    Enhancing Employability

    • Identify methods for gaining experience in the field.
    • Describe strategies for setting reasonable expectations.

    Advanced Preparation

    • Describe strategies for getting into graduate school.
    • Identify benefits of attaining a graduate degree.

    Reasons to Major in Psychology

    • Describe psychology as a science.
    • Identify the major branches of psychology.
    • Explain possible benefits of a psychology degree.
    • Contrast various levels of training within the psychology field.

    Finding a Job

    • Explain the process of choosing a job.
    • Demonstrate readiness for job interviews.
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