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Social Sciences free career course now offered in Spring/Summer term

SOCSCI 2EL0 has a NEW Spring/Summer offering for students in Levels I, II, III and IV, including international students.

Apr 26, 2022

 

Social Sciences students asked and we delivered!

In response to student demand, and to increase overall access for Social Sciences students, SOCSCI 2EL0 career planning course is being offered in the Spring/Summer term for the first time!

Whether you’re gearing up for a summer job, internship, or first job after graduation, this course is for you.

What are the benefits?

Through this six-week, tuition-free course you will learn to:

  • write an effective resume and cover letter
  • prepare for and excel in a job interview
  • identify skills gained through your degree, employment and extra-curricular activities, and how they translate into diverse career options
  • gain confidence to apply for job opportunities
  • develop an appropriate career/education plan

SOCSCI 2EL0 is pre-requisite to apply for Social Sciences internships, but is also intended to be taken for general career development and career preparation purposes for anyone not interested in pursuing an internship.

Students who complete SOCSCI 2EL0 in the Spring/Summer 2022 term will have access to view and apply for internships posted as early as September 2022. Students who complete the course in the Fall 2022 term will have access to view and apply for internships posted as early as the Winter 2023 term.

Who is eligible?

Social Sciences undergraduate students in Levels I, II, III and IV, including international students are eligible to enrol.

When is it offered?

Class begins the week of May 2-6, 2022.

How do I register?

Register now on MOSAIC to secure your spot! If you have any challenges with registration, questions can be directed to exp.ed@mcmaster.ca.