Career Management

Career management is a semester-length high school elective course that assists students in their preparation for career selection. The course is designed to improve workforce skills needed in all careers including:

  • communication

  • leadership

  • teamwork

  • decision making

  • problem solving

  • goal setting

  • time management

Students will complete activities that help identify personal interests, aptitudes and learning styles. Students will use results of self-assessments to determine careers that may prove personally satisfying.

Major Concepts:

  • What is Work?

  • Wages and Employment Benefits

  • Self-Assessment

  • Personality Traits and Values

  • Career Research

  • Planning for Your Career

  • Preparing for Your Career

Grade 9-12
One Semester