Students will learn the importance of computer programming skills across a variety of career areas and how these skills can make them more employable.
Students will use online tools and job search engines to explore career possibilities and the job market.
Students will recognize the benefit of seeking advice from those experienced in specific career areas that interest them.
Students will engage in a ‘forward thinking’ exercise. This exercise addresses the following: what they want from life, the skills and abilities they have now that are useful for future career decisions, the skills and abilities they will need to develop, and how they are going to connect who they are with who they want to be and what they want to do.
Students explore and discuss factors they should consider when they are planning a career path.