À propos de ce cours
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The purpose of the Capstone Project in the Career Success Specialization is for you to apply the methods and techniques you learned in the series of courses to a personal experience, giving you a way to communicate your value to potential employers. You’ll focus your communication, management, negotiation, problem solving, business writing, time management, finance, entrepreneurship, and project management skills into a single project that demonstrates your career readiness. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Apply the methods, techniques and skills you have learned throughout the Specialization to add value, every day, to your organization by effectively gathering, synthesizing, analyzing and presenting information 2. Develop and hone your critical thinking skills as you evaluate ideas, concepts, approaches and assumptions to arrive at a practical, yet innovative, solution to an organizational problem 3. Learn to skillfully use a powerful strategic planning tool 4. Effectively communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions to senior-level decision makers...
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Ce que vous allez apprendre

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    Add value to your organization by effectively gathering, synthesizing, and analyzing information
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    Communicate information, ideas, and solutions to senior-level decision makers
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    Develop practical and innovative solutions to organizational problems
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    Use powerful strategic planning tools
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Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

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1 heure pour terminer

Capstone Project Assignment

Welcome to the Career Success Capstone course! This week you will review the directions for the assignment and begin researching a business to evaluate using the knowledge and skills acquired throughout the coursework in the Career Success Specialization....
Reading
4 lectures
Reading4 lectures
Project Overview10 min
Project Assignment Instructions10 min
FAQ10 min
Company Selection and Research10 min
Week
2
Clock
10 minutes pour terminer

Week 2 Progress Check

In Week 2, you will conduct a SWOT analysis to better understand and describe the organization, its resources and its environment. ...
Reading
1 lecture
Reading1 lecture
SWOT Analysis10 min
Week
3
Clock
10 minutes pour terminer

Week 3 Progress Check

In Weeks 3 and 4, you will use your SWOT matrix, created in Week 2, to write your SWOT Analysis Report. You will select and focus on one specific people- or process-related current problem (identified as a weakness or threat through the SWOT analysis you have conducted) facing the organization that would be of personal and professional interest to you; develop a detailed analysis of the problem, including affected stakeholders and impact; explore options; and select and write about a viable solution to the problem. ...
Reading
1 lecture
Reading1 lecture
Analysis Paper10 min
Week
4
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

(Optional) Project Peer Feedback

You have the optional opportunity to submit a draft of your project for Peer Feedback. You can also self-evaluate your project draft to see how you would do on the grading rubric and identify areas to improve....
Reading
2 lectures, 1 quiz
Reading2 lectures
Overview of Peer Review and Grading10 min
Self- and Peer Assessment Rubric10 min
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Meilleurs avis

par RRFeb 6th 2016

Excellent, Nothing better than this to brush up your basic Management skills. in my opinion every manager should enroll for this Course

par BIFeb 10th 2016

Great way to showcase your newly learned skills. Extreme variety of projects reviewing other people's work. Very rewarding!

Enseignants

Patricia Bravo, MBA, SPHR

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

Dave Nagy

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

Rob Stone, PMP, M.Ed.

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

David Standen, MBA

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

Margaret Meloni, MBA, PMP

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

Sue Robins, M.S. Ed.

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension
University of California, Irvine Extension

À propos de University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

À propos de la Spécialisation Career Success

This series of courses will help you build, develop and hone the essential skills needed to improve your employability and advancement in today’s dynamic workforce. The courses in this Specialization may be taken in any order. Each course can also be taken independently. The Specialization concludes with a Capstone project that will give you the opportunity to integrate and apply the skills you have gained throughout the courses to your individual and organizational needs....
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Foire Aux Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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