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Succeed At Work

 
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Succeed At Work

Recommended Grade Level: 9 - 12

In order to be successful in your career, several factors must be taken into account. First of all, you must have an aptitude for the industry sector path. You must be interested in the pathway. Finally, you must tailor your academic studies to prepare you for that path after graduating from high school. This course dwells into all the key ingredients for succeeding at work: developing excellent communication skills, planning & managing your career path, utilizing technology to help you, developing strong problem-solving & critical thinking skills, understanding health & safety requirements at work, and knowing your legal & ethical responsibilities. In order to be successful, you must demonstrate that you are responsible, flexible and a team player. This course will help you understand the key criteria for becoming a leader at your workplace.

Credit: 0.5

 

Prerequisites:

None

 

Syllabus:

 

Section 1: Communication, Career Planning and Marketing

  • Introduction
  • Communication
  • Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication
  • Communicating Ideas and Information
  • Career Planning and Management
  • Career Opportunity Research
  • Developing your Career Plan

Section 2: Technology, Problem Solving and Critical Thinking

  • Technology
  • Technological Advances
  • Problem Solving and Critical Thinking
  • Systems Thinking

Section 3: Health, Safety, Responsibility and Flexibility

  • Material Safety
  • Policies, Procedures and Regulations for Safety
  • Accidents in Workplace
  • Responsibility
  • Financial Management
  • Adaptability and Efficiency
  • Design and Development
  • Professional Behavior and Significant Issues

Section 4: Ethics, Legal Responsibilities, Leadership and Teamwork

  • Quality Assurance
  • Ethical Behavior
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property Laws
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Professional Associations and Organizations
  • Diversity, Differences and Teamwork

Section 5: Technical Knowledge, Skills, Demonstration and Application

  • Technical Knowledge
  • Finance and Business Sector Skills
  • Financial Growth and Fostering Strong Relationships
  • Regulations, Economic Principles and Marketing
  • Demonstration and Application
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Creating a body of Work

 

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