Take Career Readiness online at your own pace

Sophia’s Career Readiness course looks at essential employability skills that are important in today's world of work. Take this self-paced, online course on your laptop, tablet, or phone.

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Assignments & grading

This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 13 Challenges (formative assessments), 4 Milestones (summative assessments), and 3 Touchstones (project-based or written assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.

Learning outcomes

<p>By the end of this course, you will be able to:</p> <ul><li>Identify the essential skills that employers are looking for and are required in any role to be successful.</li><li>Develop your self and social awareness skill to become a stronger coworker and team member.</li><li>Recognize how your agility skill can help you anticipate and navigate changes in your studies, career, and life.</li><li>Explain the process of selecting and applying to a job.</li><li>Determine strategies to connect with your peers and colleagues in a more meaningful way.</li><li>Use your communication skill to convey your own ideas and work more effectively with others.</li><li>Effectively communicate your relevant skills and experience during a job interview.</li><li>Identify how to achieve your goals by solving problems in both professional and personal contexts.</li><li>Discover how to use your innovation skill to think creatively and take action when met with challenges and obstacles.</li><li>Use your initiative skill to identify new goals and opportunities in both professional and personal contexts.</li><li>Explore how productivity skills can help you perform optimally in your personal and professional life.</li><li>Identify how technology can help future-proof your career.</li><li>Examine how proficiency in employability skills can positively impact your career.</li></ul>
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