Wilkes University

Personal and Professional Development

PPD-101. Personal and Professional Development I

Credits: 1

The PPD Series begins with Personal and Professional Development 101, which adds value and depth to your learning program by explicitly targeting personal and professional competency assessment, development, practice and evaluation with a strong emphasis on self-awareness, working in teams, and an introduction to emotional intelligence competencies.

PPD-201. Personal and Professional Development II

Credits: 1

One credit Special studies and experiences in career focused areas of personal and professional development. The one-credit courses vary each semester and are taught by subject matter experts.

PPD-301. Personal and Professional Development III

Credits: 1

One credit special studies and experiences in leadership focused areas of personal and professional development. The topics will be relevant to leadership issues, leadership skills, showcasing leadership through the creation of an electronic portfolio, presentation of the electronic portfolio to outside business professionals, and receiving evaluation on work. The one-credit courses vary each semester and are taught by subject matter experts

PPD-401. Personal and Professional Development IV

Credits: 1

The PPD Series adds value and depth to your learning program by targeting personal and professional competency assessment, development, practice, and evaluation. PPD-401 continues the Life Plan and prepares students for development of a Professional Learning Plan. Emphasis will be on continuous portfolio and résumé development, interview skills, and job search strategies, and exposure to recruiters and businesses.

Pre-Requisites

©