CRER 60 Creating Career Options (3)
Lec-52.5, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
An in-depth guide to creating career options throughout life. Topics include career curiosity, self assessment, occupational health, career development over the life span, and influence of career choice on family and relationships. Emphasis on the role of career development in contributing to a satisfying and healthy life. Helpful to those considering a career change or undecided about a college major.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Assess early influences on career decision making and the emergence of self-initiation, innovation, and curiosity.
- Outcome 2: Assess the origins of occupational, psychological and biological stress and the psychophysiological influence on career choice and development.
- Outcome 3: Examine the concept of career development across the lifespan including aging, health, support systems, and career transitions.
- Outcome 4: Analyze the role of career choice, income, benefits, and the changing landscape of retirement on family and relationships.
- Outcome 5: Select learning opportunities to acquire and develop skills, curiosity, and interests.