My experience over the past nine weeks of this course “Introduction to University Studies” is immeasurable. I started the course with little or no knowledge of what is required for university studies and planning for my career. I can confidently say finishing the course that I am now thoroughly prepared in all aspects for college and pursuing my career goals. The long-term value of earning my degree is limitless; I will finally be able to enter the career of my choice, I would have the rewards of self-improvement, development of my character, social and economical improvements as well. I would have gain the knowledge needed to communicate effectively, think critically, and be discipline in my profession. There is no greater feeling of satisfaction for me than knowing that I have sacrificed and committed to working hard and receiving my degree. It is essential that before and even after entering the workplace that you take advantage of every opportunity for social and academic growth.
The vast number of tools and assessments from this course can be very useful for me in other courses and preparing for my career. The two exceptional tools that stand out for me are the Library and the Center for Writing Excellence. In the Library there is a wide selection of educational material for effective research on every area and topic imaginable. The Center for Writing Excellence is an outstanding tool for use in effective written communication, this tool is essential in assisting you with developing your writing skills, by helping you to formulate your thoughts, correctly cite and format your papers, as well as correct any grammatical errors by way of use of the WritePoint checker.
The assessments in the Ethical Lens Inventory and Career Plan Building has given me a better understanding of myself and the way I think as an individual and as a part of a team in decision making.
The Ethical Lens Inventory exercise gave me a clear indication of...