Learning Recommendation: Recommended for juniors and seniors

General Description: In this course students learn and plan for the world of work.

Content:

  • Develop job search skills.
  • Learn employment system including worker rights and responsibilities, legal, health and safety topics.
  • Learn workplace behaviors and qualities for advancement.
  • Understand how economics affects their quality of life.
  • Manage of time and resources to reach short and long term financial goals.
  • Manage their money.

Strategies:

Students learn through a combination of:

  • Real world simulations.
  • Simulations include doing their taxes, applying for a job, applying for credit, collective bargaining, investment activities, looking for housing, among others.