Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

FIRE 193V - Cooperative Education (1-6)

  • Prerequisite: "C" or higher in ENG 22/60 or ESL 23, OR Placement in ENG 100; Placement in MATH 24/50
  • Instructor approval required
  • FIRE majors only

This course provides students with the opportunity to acquire on-the-job experience related to classroom instruction in Fire and Environmental Emergency Response emphasizing technical and interpersonal aspects. Students may enroll 4 times for a maximum of 12 credits. 6 credits can be applied to FIRE elective requirements.

5 hrs. work experience per week per credit

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of FIRE 193V, the student will be able to:

  • Job Placement. The student will obtain a position with a company that is related to his/her major and perform a minimum of 75 hours per semester for each credit. This Learning Outcome will be assessed by:
    • Cooperative Education Student Application Form
    • Resume, Cover letter and list of potential employers
    • Cooperative Education Agreement
  • Personal Assessment. The student will demonstrate an understanding of personal skills with an awareness of the impact of abilities and skills on career development and academic achievement. This learning outcome will be assessed by:
    • Mid Term Report
    • Student Evaluation of Cooperative Education Experience
    • Learning Outcome Paper(s}
  • Job Performance. As part of a team, the student will perform all duties required at the cooperative education work site, demonstrating positive work habits and using appropriate procedures, tools and equipment, consistent with all applicable standards and OSHA regulations. This Learning Outcome will be assessed by:
    • Student Time Sheet
    • Employment Supervisor's Evaluation of Cooperative Education

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