Program Learning Outcomes - 568

Program learning outcomes outline what Mohawk's graduates need to know and be able to do after they complete this program.

Initially, most program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators. Now, they are reviewed and updated during program review, in consultation with employers, graduates, and current students.

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Vocational Standards

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Complete all work in compliance with current health and safety legislation, trade codes, standards, regulations, guidelines, and practices ensuring safety and ethical conduct.
  2. Develop strategies to ensure quality control and to support the quality assurance process.
  3. Apply sustainable best practices within the trade.
  4. Integrate current and emerging technologies into trade practice.
  5. Solve technical problems by applying the principles of mathematics and physics.
  6. Interpret and prepare engineering drawings and related trade documentation.
  7. Apply skills related to the selection, use, application, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of machinery, tools and equipment.
  8. Assist in the manufacturing, assembling, installation and maintenance of mechanical components and systems to specifications.

Essential Employability Skills

All graduates with the following Ontario College credentials, Ontario College Certificate, Ontario College Diploma and Ontario College Advanced Diploma, must be able to reliably demonstrate Essential Employability Skills in a combination of the following 11 skill areas:

  1. Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfills the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.
  2. Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.
  3. Locate, select, organize and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.
  4. Analyze, evaluate and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.
  5. Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.

Find out more about Essential Employability Skills here.