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EPSY 220 OLT - Career Theory and Practice

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


Various behavioral science theories will be covered (e.g., person-environment interaction, decision-making, group dynamics, stereotype threat, personality traits). Discussions of research findings to applied career practices will also be included. Students will develop a working-knowledge of these theories through interactive lectures, guided class discussions, case-based readings, and group activities that require them to think critically and flexibly about theory in order to generate solutions for real-world problems. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. On request, students will be required to participate in a total of 6 hours of experiments outside of class. Class Schedule Information: Required Course Materials: A set of inventories to increase self-understanding and awareness. Current cost for this inventory will be charged directly to the student account.

Special Instructions:

Synchronous attendance not required. Moodle LMS. Seats are reserved for LAS Access and Achievement Program students, specifically Undeclared students until December 1, and then seats will open for LAS EOP and PAP students. If you do not meet this requirement, please contact the Access and Achievement Program Office in 2002 Lincoln Hall to be placed on the waiting list. If you have questions about the course or enrolling in a section, please contact the Course Coordinator: Cass Colbert at clcolber@illinois.edu.

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Undergraduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Spring


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