STEM Readiness

Open Learning Initiative
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

The STEM Readiness course provides a refresher of core skills related to STEM careers. The core skills covered are Mathematics from arithmetic to beginning algebra, Workplace Communications and Professionalism. The topics of the course are presented through workplace scenarios to show learners how these skills apply to their potential careers. In reviewing these core skills students will be better prepared to be successful in post-secondary STEM related technical programs and ultimately in STEM related careers.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Data analysis
Teamwork
Written Communication
Troubleshooting
Triangles
Measuring Systems
Arithmetic
Beginning and Intermediate Algebra
Workplace Communications
Professional Skills

Course programme

  • Mathematics
    • Beginning and Intermediate Arithmetic
    • Measuring Systems
    • Data Analysis
    • Beginning and Intermediate Algebra
    • Triangles
    • The Cartesian Plane
  • Critical Thinking and Workplace Communications
    • Written Communication
    • Oral Communication
    • Teamwork
    • Evaluation and Reporting
    • Troubleshooting
  • Professional Skills
    • Customer Service
    • Confidentiality
    • Organizational Skills and Time Management
    • Teamwork
    • Job Search
    • Professional Image
Maintenance Fee (per student): Free for both independent learners and academic students.

Estimated Time to Complete Course: The complete course will take approximately 15 hours to complete per section (Mathematics, Communications and Professionalism) for a total of 45 hours.