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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Workshop U | Evaluated Learning Experience

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Work Based Learning 101 (WBL101)


135 hours (supervised practice 120 hours and online class 15 hours). 

Onsite at internship locations (varies by student) and online weekly instructor-led.

September 2023 - present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Supervised Practice
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: demonstrate specific job related skills developed during  internships; identify the role Emotional Intelligence (EQ) plays in effective workplace communication; demonstrate and use active listening in workplace communications; manage stressful situations that occur in the workplace using Emotional (EQ) and Positive (PQ) Intelligence; develop a professional network and explain how to do this intentionally; demonstrate the functionality of LinkedIn and how it supports network development; analyze “good times” journal in order to find trends that are energizing in their workflow and life; and exercise professional communication skills.


During the internship, students will explore their interests, learn the power of curiosity in the workplace, test and reflect on prototype experiences, grow and activate a network in real time, exercise EQ in the workplace, and learn more about who they are and what they want next. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category, 3 semester hours as an Internship in Business or Foundational Leadership (7/23).