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CRHS_AVID Career&College Research 9_Appel: 1. Task Definition

Understand your Responsibilities

STEP 1:  TASK DEFINITION

Ask, "What's the task?  What types of information do I need?"

Think about the final product you will need to create, and consider what special requirements you need to follow! 

 

Your Assignment

AVID 9

Career Research Project

1.  In Naviance, choose and complete one career interest inventory.  This will provide you with a list of options for careers that might fit your interests.  

2.  Select 3-4 careers that sound interesting--ones that you'd like to learn more about.

3.  Research these careers and take notes on relevant information.  Keep these categories in mind:

  • Nature of the work
  • Education and training needed
  • Salary, rewards, and benefits
  • Outlook for the future
  • Other interesting information

4.  Create a presentation including the information listed above on three of the careers you researched.

5.  Present your findings to the class.