Practicum | Teaching & Education | Online Courses



Course Description

This course is designed to provide an understanding of the practical application of theoretical concepts in a professional setting. We will explore research on the practicum model and discuss why it is considered an important part of the learning process. We will also look at various types of practicums, where they can be completed, and how they can help build knowledge and experience in a chosen profession. Additionally, we will examine ways to evaluate practicums to ensure successful outcomes for both students and mentors. By the end of this course, you will understand how participating in a practicum enhances professional skills and career readiness.

Course Objectives:

  • Describe the components and objectives associated with a traditional practicum program
  • Demonstrate methods for finding & securing appropriate observational experiences within a supervised environment for completing a Practicum
  • Utilize strategies for effectively evaluating & assessing student progress during their practicum so as to maximize learning opportunities
  • Examine various assessment tools that can be used when determining successful outcomes in connection with participation in such programs
  • Evaluate effective communication techniques regarding expectations between mentors & students while participating in a practicum setting
  • Identify activities necessary for maintaining accurate records which reflect varied aspects of gaining practical experiences via externship programs
  • Analyze guidelines regarding ethical behavior when working with younger participants who may not have the same level of understanding & awareness as adults
  • Assess potential problems likely incurred from incongruous collaboration scenarios that could result from teaming up mentees with mentors over long periods of time
  • Investigate approaches connected to helping mentee increase their chances when applying for post-graduation job placements upon completion of assessments tests or procedures necessary for some positions
  • Discuss implications related to transforming theoretical concepts into meaningful applications
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