Career Studies

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Course ID
GLC2O
Level
10th Grade
Semester
Continuous
Method
In-Person, Online
Credit Value
0.5

Career Studies course teaches students how to develop and achieve personal goals for future learning, work, and community involvement. Students will assess their interests, skills, and characteristics and investigate current economic and workplace trends, work opportunities, and ways to search for work. The course explores post-secondary learning and career options, prepares students for managing work and life transitions, and helps students focus on their goals through the development of a career plan.

A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization

Course structure and modules

The strands for Career Studies Course are:

  • Developing the Skills, Strategies, and Habits Needed to Success
    • Skills, Strategies, and Habits That Contribute to Success
    • Decision-Making Strategies and Goal Setting
  • Exploring and Preparing for the World of Work
    • Exploring Work Trends and the Importance of Transferable Skills
    • Preparing for Future Opportunities
    • Identifying Possible Destinations and Pathways
  • Planning and Financial Management to Help Meet Post-secondary Goals
    • Creating a Post-secondary Plan
    • Budgeting and Financial Management