• Courses



    Y690 Capstone - 1 credit

    Suggested Grade Level:  12th grade

    Prerequisites:  Required recommendation from Career and Technology Program Teacher

    Course Description

    This is a full year, one-credit course. The course prepares technical students for entry into the workforce at all levels and is designed for all students, regardless of post-high plans. Instruction is provided in such skills as employer-employee relations, applications, resumes, interview techniques, and life skills. The course is designed to increase skills through individual and class study and on-the-job opportunities, encouraging attitudes and habits to meet employment standards.

    Students who are interested in earning two additional credits for work based experiences (Internships and/or Employment) must concurrently register for Cooperative Work Experience in their technical program area.

     

    Y694 Diversified Occupations - 1 credit

    Suggested Grade Level:  12th grade

    Course Description
    This is a full year, one credit course for all students interested in understanding careers and the essential skills needed in the workplace. The course prepares students for entry into the workforce at all levels and is designed for all students, regardless of post-secondary plans. Instruction is provided in such skills as employer-employee relations, applications and resumes, interview techniques and the acquisition of life skills. The course is designed to increase skills through individual and class study, and on-the-job training opportunities, encouraging attitudes and habits which meet employment standards. Course delivery includes class discussion, guest speakers, computer applications and audio-video materials. Students are evaluated on class assignments and individual projects.

    Students who are interested in earning two additional credits for work based experiences (Internships and/or Employment) must concurrently register for Diversified Occupations Cooperative Work Experience.

    Units

    Orientation
    Human Relations
    Health and Safety/Legal Awareness
    Personal Finance/Economics
    Independent Living
    Career Development and Planning

    Major Projects
    Safety
    Apartment Project
    Money Tracking
    Career Portfolio
    Resume

    Grading
    Grades are a combination of classwork, unit tests and projects.
     
     
     
     

    Teacher Contact Information
    Phone - 814.235.4546
     
     
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