BTEC 15 Career Exploration in Bioscience (2)
Credit, Degree Applicable
ADVISE: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in any laboratory course in the CCSF Biotechnology Program or Bridge to Biosciences Program (BTEC 10
, 107 and 108A); and completion of ESLN 3700
or ESL 130
or ENGL L
or placement into ESLN 3800
or ESL 140
, or ENGL 91
Students will explore various careers in bioscience through online research and informational interviews. They will present a summary of a chosen bioscience career to industry scientists. They will communicate and network with industry professionals, and attend professional workshops and seminars to gain internships and jobs through the Bridge Internship Program.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Analyze and appraise various science careers, and evaluate their own interest and suitability in each of them.
- Outcome 2: Identify skills their chosen bioscience career requires, and determine what classes at CCSF will help them gain these skills.
- Outcome 3: Research, identify and target industry professionals and companies to network with in their chosen bioscience career.
- Outcome 4: Synthesize and summarize a variety of aspects of a bioscience career into a presentation to industry professionals.