Take Introduction to Career Readiness online at your own pace
ACE Credit®-recommended for 1.0 semester credit
Sophia's Introduction to Career Readiness course is designed to introduce learners to the fundamental steps to secure a job role. In this course, learners will gain an understanding of the job search process and what it takes to prepare a resume and cover letter. Learners will also learn how to use their relevant experiences to succeed in interviews along with understanding how to act professionally in the workplace. In this course, learners will have the opportunity to create their own resume and cover letter, along with putting their interview skills to the test. *Due to potential content overlap with Career Readiness, we recommend you check with your institution and/or advisor before enrolling in this course.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 4 Challenges (formative assessments), 1 Milestone (summative assessment), and 2 Touchstones (project-based or written assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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An ACE® Credit-recommended learning pathway
Sophia’s ACE® Credit and DEAC-recommended courses have been accepted for credit at hundreds of colleges and universities. The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE®️ Credit) has evaluated and recommended college credit for over 50 of Sophia's online courses for college credit.