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

Understand your Responsibilities


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


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.