GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT

This certificate is designed for students who intend to seek employment in a human resources department in private industry or in a government agency (e.g. city, county, state, school district, etc.). This coursework will help to prepare students for entry-level positions with job titles as HR Assistant, HR Clerk, HR Technician, etc. This course also helps prepare students for the Professional Human Resources Certification and Senior Professional Human Resources Certification examinations. Students will learn to apply the principles and methods involved in the recruitment, selection and placement of employees with regard to affirmative action programs, training, experience and aptitudes. Students will be able to model techniques of effective customer and employee relations.
This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
  BUSAD 110 or
BUSAD 203
Human Relations in Business
Customer Service and Relations
3 or
3
  BUSAD 144 Human Resources I 3
CABOT 102
CABOT 105 or eligibility for ENGL 101
CABOT 105* or
BUSAD 106
Introduction to Office Correspondence
Written Business Communications
3 or
3
  CABOT 265 Microsoft Word I 3
  CABOT 270 Microsoft Excel I 3
  CABOT 285 Microsoft Outlook 3
Completion of 12 units with a 2.5 GPA or better and concurrent enrollment in 3 additional units BUSAD 050 or
CO ED 102**
Internship 2
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 23
* Recommended preparation: Keyboarding skill at rate of 30 wpm. ** Must be in a human resources office.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2013 GCC Catalog 2013-2014

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