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SDS 101 - Career Planning

Credits: 1
1 Lecture Hours

In this course students review career decision-making, evaluate appropriate career choices based on personal and job characteristics and develop individual career goals.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Analyze aspects of personal career decision-making.
  2. Identify personal interests, skills, values and personality as they relate to career choice.
  3. Evaluate potential career choices.
  4. Develop ongoing career development goals and strategies.
Listed Topics
  1. Career development theories
  2. Career decision-making
  3. Career fields and clusters
  4. Interests assessment
  5. Skills assessment
  6. Values inventory
  7. Personality inventory
  8. Career exploration research
  9. Informational interviews
  10. Job shadowing
  11. Internships
  12. Co-operative education
  13. Career planning goals
  14. Career planning action steps
Reference Materials
CCAC Counseling
Printed and online career resources
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 3/25/2021
Last Reviewed: 3/25/2021

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