TECH 395 – INTERNSHIP ORIENTATION SEMINAR
It is strongly suggested that this course be taken in the semester prior to the student’s internship experience. Topics include the role of the internship in the student’s professional development, formulating personal and professional goals, the current employment outlook in the technology field, employer expectations of an intern, formulating a job search strategy, the role of networking through the use of personal contacts and referrals, interviewing skills, the work environment in large, medium and small organizations. The documents and methods that will be used to evaluate the student during the internship will be clearly defined.
TECH 480 – INTERNSHIP IN TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT
In this course, student will participate in supervised fieldwork. Students carry out a planned program of educational experiences under direct supervision of an owner, manager, or supervisor of the business/organization. Each intern will be advised and monitored by a member of the faculty on a regular basis. Requirements include a journal, interim reports, supervisor evaluations, a summary report and an oral presentation.