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Career Studies - GLC2O

ILC Course Code: GLC2O-P

Grade 10, Open, 0.5 credit

Course Description

This course teaches you how to develop and achieve personal goals for future learning, work, and community involvement. You will assess your interests, skills, and characteristics and investigate current economic and workplace trends, work opportunities, and ways to search for work.The course explores postsecondary learning and career options, prepares you for managing work and life transitions, and helps you focus on your goals through the development of a career plan.

Online Submission

Online submission of course work is required for this course using Microsoft Word © or OpenOffice Writer.

Unit 1: Who are you?

Lesson 1: Who am I anyway?

Lesson 2: How Do I manage myself?

Lesson 3: What kind of communicator am I?

Unit 2: Where are you going?

Lesson 4: What do I need to know to get started?

Lesson 5: What do I need to know about the job market?

Lesson 6: What opportunities are available to me?

Unit 3: How are you going to get there?

Lesson 7: What is my plan for the future?

Lesson 8: How do I get the job?

Lesson 9: How do I manage change?

Unit 4: Summative assignment: Planning your journey

Lesson 10: Putting it all together: My Career Portfolio

This is the English version of the course.

Click here to view the French version of the course.