ERIC Number: ED227904
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Cooperative Education Student Guide.
Dallas County Community Coll. District, TX.
Designed for students in the Dallas County Community College District's (DCCCD's) cooperative education program, this guide provides information on obtaining college credit for the development and achievement of learning objectives through current work experience. After introductory material on the benefits of participating in the program, questions are answered concerning credit limits, qualifications for enrollment, transferability of credit, employer responsibilities, grading procedures, and other aspects of the program. The following sections provide: (1) guidelines for cooperative education in the District with respect to determination of college credit, prerequisites, instructor/coordinator involvement, orientation meetings with students, and on-site visitations; (2) an outline of the responsibilities of students, instructors, and employers; (3) a semester calendar charting student passage through the program; and (4) a sample cooperative education training station agreement form. Next, the guide explains the establishment and achievement of on-the-job learning objectives, providing step-by-step instructions and worksheets and other forms to be used in developing learning objectives and reporting on their achievement. Finally, sample monthly time cards are presented. (HB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dallas County Community Coll. District, TX.