Topic approval, Individual Assignment (Post on the Blackboard Discussion Board):
MLA Citations, Per Person (Post on the Blackboard Discussion Board):
Upload your PowerPoint Poster for your Career Project onto Blackboard, Individual Assignment:
Students are required to use the provided PowerPoint (PPT) template to do a PPT poster presentation on a career they are interested in or are pursuing. Students are also required to complete a 2-minute presentation on Blackboard Collaborate of themselves presenting their PPT presentation during class time.
Include within your presentation the following information:
Include in your PPT Poster Presentation:
A video on your chosen profession.
Works Cited: Cite all of your sources (minimum 4) in an alphabetized list in MLA format. All 4 Sources must be from the EAP 1586 LibGuide as listed on the Career Project tab, or from the MDC Databases.
Exploring and Assessing Careers
FOCUS 2: Online, self-guided, career assessment and exploration system available through Miami Dade College Advisement and Career Services.
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Online resource providing information on career duties, education, training, pay, and outlook. Available through the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics.
O*Net OnLine: Career exploration and job analysis online tool. Browse and search careers or answer questions about your interests and training in order to be matched to possible future careers. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
Career Coach: Local information on careers, including wages, employment, job postings, education, and training. Available through Miami Dade College Advisement and Career Services.
CareerOneStop:Online toolkit offering comprehensive information on careers, training, skills, jobs, wages, industry, as well as state and local resources. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
Films on Demand (MDC Video Database): Streaming video from large and small production companies covering a wide range of subjects to enhance college courses. These videos include public performance rights that allow them to be used in the educational setting. Funded by: College (FLVC Group License)
FloridaShines: "Find a Career" resources helping you plan your future and learn about careers. Register or log in to MyCareerShines to access online education information and career planning tools.
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Employment Projections to 2028: "What are the hot jobs in Florida? What occupations have the most job growth in Florida? What industries are expected to have the fastest-growing employment in Florida?"