Academic Connection (Maximum 4 pages)
Think of three distinct academic theories learned during any course completed
in your Bachelor of Commerce Program which were either challenged or
supported during a work term. You must identify and describe each academic
Requirements Co-op Reflection and Career Plan 7
theory then provide a detailed explanation of how a specific work term
experience either supported or challenged the theory. There should be one
example for each academic theory. For example, an academic theory would be
segmentation. The theory needs to be defined (sourcing the definition) then
include a specific example of how segmentation was used in the business.
Followed by an explanation of how the theory applied in the business world
supported or challenged what was explained in the classroom. It can be any
theory from any course however, do not just state a course name as a theory.
All secondary information must be sourced using APA format which includes
both in-text citation and a reference page. Not citing secondary information is