It is strongly recommended that StDev 317, a 1-credit-hour course, be taken at the end of the sophomore year or the beginning of the junior year.
Because liberal arts degrees provide preparation in a variety of useful fields rather than a single career track, this course is recommended to help liberal arts students focus on specific educational and occupational goals and to identify the career options or educational opportunities available to them.
The course will introduce them to the resources needed for accessing information about graduate schools, internships, careers, and career development.
Students will learn basic employment strategies, including the steps necessary for obtaining employment related to their own specialty.
Complete the following prerequisite courses: Japan 101, 102, 201, 202. (May be waived for students with previous language experience.)