Directions: Using the available resources, answer the questions below for three career choices. Using the information create a project for each career. Projects should contain the numbers before you answer the questions. You do not have to rewrite the questions.
Chose three PROJECT (50 points each)
- PowerPoint or Prezi
- Career in category of Interest inventory
- Children’s book
- Presentation to 7th/8th Graders
- 4 page report
- Two minute video
1. Occupational Outlook Handbook -
2. Missouri Connections Website.
3. Pamphlets and other resources found in the high school library.
1) Salary and benefits:
a) What is the starting salary for someone in this career?
b) What are the average annual earnings for this career? What are the average hourly earnings?
c) What are the top salaries in this career?
2) Education and training:
a) How much education do you need for this career?
b) Do you need a special license or certificate?
c) Do you need to do an apprenticeship, internship, or any other on – the – job training? If so, what -type and how much?
d) What are the suggested courses for someone wishing to enter this career?
3) Demand/ Outlook:
a) Are workers in this field in demand today?
b) What is the number of job openings expected for this career?
c) What is the job outlook?
d) What is the size of this occupation?
4) Advancement Opportunities:
a) What positions can one advance to in this job?
b) Is any additional schooling or experience required for advancement? If so, describe.
5) Working Conditions and Hours:
a) What are the working conditions for this career?
b) What are the work hours for this career?
c) Are there any travel requirements?
6) Job Duties and Responsibilities:
a.) Describe the typical tasks of someone in this career.
b) Are there any physical requirements for this career?