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2012-2013 University Catalog (Revised 2012-10-02) 
    
2012-2013 University Catalog (Revised 2012-10-02) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HRT 341 - Professional Work Experience (2)


The student will complete an approved 800-hour minimum Professional Work Experience (PWE) in a hospitality segment that allows the student to apply classroom knowledge with guided practice. The PWE position will offer a variety of tasks relevant to the student’s career preparation, an opportunity for autonomy, an opportunity to interact with other employees, and an opportunity to engage in management and/or supervisory activities for the employer or host property. Fieldwork, including critique and revision of the student’s resume, an evaluation of interviewing skills, a personal assessment and performance appraisal, a profile of a hospitality firm which is of interest to the student, and interviews with hospitality managers, will also be required. Professional work experience must be completed after high school and 400 hours must be completed in residence.

Prerequisite(s): junior or senior standing.
Component(s): 4 lecture discussions.



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