:: Cooperative Education
|Dates:||08/25/2014 - 12/19/2014|
|Course Prerequisites:||Prerequisites: Business major or Department/instructor approval.
Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENG 100 or ENG 21 or
ENG 22 or equivalent with a grade of C or better or equivalent and approval
of the instructor. Additional requirements by the University of Hawai‘i,
Leeward Community College Business Division: (1) completion of 12 or more
credits in the Leeward CC Business Technology Division in order to assess
job skills, (2) enrolled in a Business Technology program of study, (3) full- or
part-time student enrolled at Leeward CC, (4) a student in good academic
standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0, and (5)
eligible for employment—U.S. citizen or have the legal right to work in the
|Course Description:||Cooperative Education provides practical career-related work
experience through a program used nationally in colleges and
universities to apply classroom knowledge and to develop job
competencies. Full-time or part-time work in private and public
sectors of the business, government and industrial communities is
utilized for this program. The number of credits earned depends upon
the number of hours spent at the job station during the semester.
|Technical Requirements:||The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.
Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
|Additional Notes:||Alternate Technology Access Plan: In registering for a Distance Education course (Cable or Web) the student is responsible for finding immediate alternate access to a computer with Internet connectivity or cable television should that student experience technical difficulties. Technical difficulties can include but are not limited to problems with a student's computer hardware/software; inoperability of a student's VCR or DVR; or lack of service by a student's Internet Service Provider (ISP) or Cable Provider. Technical issues do not constitute the extension of an assignment, project, quiz or exam deadline unless agreed upon by the instructor.
An Alternate Technology Access Plan will be made by the student prior to the start of the semester and should be implemented immediately upon encountering technical difficulties. The student is required to continue course work as a result of having an alternate plan of access while independently resolving any technical issues with hardware/software, VCR/DVD, ISP, or Cable Provider.
|Updated:||Wednesday, March 5, 2014 13:20:23|