WEBVTT 1 00:00:00.600 --> 00:00:06.364 Our resume and cover letter modules going to start the same way as other modules tying resumes and cover letters ... 2 00:00:06.364 --> 00:00:12.232 into our career and life success model and enlisting a couple of learning outcomes that we hope students would get ... 3 00:00:12.232 --> 00:00:12.752 from this. 4 00:00:14.000 --> 00:00:20.206 The first content page really goes over crafting your resume and so we have two videos here the first one ... 5 00:00:20.206 --> 00:00:26.770 would be outlining how to format your resume and include some links to a resume guide and then editable samples ... 6 00:00:26.770 --> 00:00:28.441 that we have on our website. 7 00:00:29.400 --> 00:00:35.774 Play the next video really Dives deeper into the content of what to put on your resume and then link ... 8 00:00:35.774 --> 00:00:42.406 to a worksheet that helps really students pull out what's going to be beneficial to put on their resume. 9 00:00:45.800 --> 00:00:51.111 The first assignment then links to resume review is an assignment that goes over our rubrics that we would hand ... 10 00:00:51.111 --> 00:00:56.429 out or essentially the things that we would be looking for if they were to come into our office to ... 11 00:00:56.429 --> 00:00:57.580 have their last name. 12 00:00:58.480 --> 00:01:05.830 This assignment asks them to use this checklist to enhance the resume and then upload it as an attachment and ... 13 00:01:05.830 --> 00:01:14.202 then ask them to review appears resume including constructive feedback for their peers as faculty you again have the ability ... 14 00:01:14.202 --> 00:01:20.599 to edit these assignments as you see fit so if you didn't want them to do the peer-review or if ... 15 00:01:20.599 --> 00:01:27.133 that was too much work on your end you could take that piece out of the assignment and still have ... 16 00:01:27.133 --> 00:01:29.175 access to the rubric and this. 17 00:01:30.240 --> 00:01:36.815 The next content page then is for cover letters so the video again was created through our office and we'll ... 18 00:01:36.815 --> 00:01:41.653 just go over the importance of a cover letter and how to effectively right now. 19 00:01:42.440 --> 00:01:47.934 Again there's a link to a cover letter guide which gives examples and goes a little bit more in-depth than ... 20 00:01:47.934 --> 00:01:49.975 what we would be looking for as far as. 21 00:01:51.640 --> 00:01:53.800 Cover letter assignment. 22 00:01:53.680 --> 00:01:55.240 Drafted as a. 23 00:01:55.880 --> 00:02:03.711 Quiz and it does tell the little bit about cover letters and then the main purpose is to. 24 00:02:04.360 --> 00:02:08.945 Help them rainstorm what team might include in that why you section effects of early. 25 00:02:09.560 --> 00:02:15.370 So asking them to tailor it to the industry they're most interested in and then having them consider some of ... 26 00:02:15.370 --> 00:02:19.117 the qualities that they think would make them a competitive applicant. 27 00:02:19.960 --> 00:02:26.527 And then Marion narrowing those qualities down and then spending some time really drafting. 28 00:02:27.280 --> 00:02:33.255 Examples are stories or ways to support those qualities that they want players to know about. 29 00:02:34.640 --> 00:02:40.191 It will then ask them for a thesis statement to introduce each of these qualities and then to wrap it ... 30 00:02:40.191 --> 00:02:45.353 all together have your thesis statement and just three qualities the idea being this would be. 31 00:02:46.120 --> 00:02:49.858 A good draft of cover letter that they could submit for a job. 32 00:02:52.960 --> 00:02:58.958 Finally the module is going to end with additional resources for resumes and cover letters to help you and students ... 33 00:02:58.958 --> 00:03:03.642 know a few of the ways that we can help students with this portion of their careers about.