ES 506: Advanced Prof Seminar for RMC

Synonym:

71197 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Michael Simpson

Credits:

1

Seats:

16

Semester:

Fall 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Fri 9/10 (8:00AM-10:59AM)
Fri 10/1 (8:00AM-10:59AM)
Fri 10/15 (8:00AM-10:59AM)
Fri 11/5 (8:00AM-10:59AM)
Fri 12/3 (8:00AM-10:59AM)

Description:

Competency Areas Spring 2010 and earlier: RMC – Required
Restricted to Resource Management & Conservation students who entered Spring 2010 and earlier.

This seminar provides students with the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of the environmental professions, to examine career goals and to build a professional peer support network. Utilizing a career development approach, core faculty will work with students to identify professional issues.

Each student will develop a plan to market their specific skills and knowledge-base to targeted potential employers. This plan will have an attached time line and associated benchmarks to be reached. This plan will consider and build upon choices of final practica and Master’s Project topic so as to better position students to enter the environmental professional field of their choice.