TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Career Exploration

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Career Exploration course allows students to discuss, explore and understand the vast career choices available to them. Students will explore a variety of professions within each of the 16 Career Clusters and 79 pathways, and get first-hand advice from real industry professionals.

Personal and professional development content is included to promote college and career readiness and help students develop and strengthen essential personal and professional skills.

FEATURED EXPERTS

Fatima Salazar
Executive Secretary, Office of Compliance & Student Services, University of Houston

Edward LaManna
Aircraft Mechanic, California Fire Pilot Association

Rolando Rodriguez
Technician/Salesman, Laminating & Binding Machines

Jeannie Brown
Computer Assistant, Information Management Office, Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park

SAMPLE LESSON | Formulas for Career Success: Career Testing & Investigation

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • Career Cluster Interest Inventory
  • Jobs, Careers & Education   
  • Skills for Real World Survival
  • Graduate Tips & Advice: Importance of Work Ethic        
  • Financial Literacy: Getting Started
  • Financial Literacy: Credit Basics
  • Financial Literacy: Credit & Loans
  • Avoiding Financial Schemes & Fraud         
  • Societal Impacts on Careers
  • Formulas for Career Success: Career Testing & Investigation    
  • Formulas for Career Success: Higher Learning    
  • Formulas for Career Success: Job Search  
  • Formulas for Career Success: Job Applications     
  • Formulas for Career Success: Portfolio Development      
  • Formulas for Career Success: Résumés     
  • Formulas for Career Success: Cover Letters
  • Formulas for Career Success: Interview Preparation
  • Formulas for Career Success: The Interview Process
  • Formulas for Career Success: After the Interview
  • Exploring Careers: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources         
  • Agribusiness Systems          
  • Animal Systems        
  • Environmental Service Systems
  • Food Products & Processing Systems        
  • Natural Resources Systems
  • Plant Systems           
  • Power, Structural & Technical Systems     
  • Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction  
  • Construction
  • Design/Pre-Construction    
  • Maintenance/Operations    
  • Exploring Careers: Business Management & Administration
  • Administrative Support       
  • Business Information Management           
  • General Management          
  • Human Resources Management
  • Operations Management    
  • Exploring Careers: Finance
  • Accounting    
  • Banking Services      
  • Business Finance      
  • Insurance      
  • Securities & Investments    
  • Exploring Careers: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Lodging         
  • Recreation, Amusements & Attractions     
  • Restaurants & Food/Beverage Services    
  • Travel & Tourism     
  • Exploring Careers: Information Technology 
  • Information Support & Services
  • Network Systems     
  • Programming & Software Development   
  • Web & Digital Communications
  • Exploring Careers: Manufacturing
  • Health, Safety & Environmental Assurance
  • Logistics & Inventory Control
  • Maintenance, Installation & Repair
  • Manufacturing Production Process Development
  • Production
  • Quality Assurance    
  • Exploring Careers: Marketing
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Management      
  • Marketing Research
  • Merchandising         
  • Professional Sales    
  • Exploring Careers: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
  • Facility & Mobile Equipment Maintenance
  • Health, Safety & Environmental Management
  • Logistics, Planning & Management Services
  • Sales & Service         
  • Transportation Operations
  • Transportation Systems, Infrastructure Planning, Management & Regulation
  • Warehousing & Distribution Center Operations  
  • Exploring Careers: Arts, A/V Technology & Communications
  • A/V Technology & Film
  • Journalism & Broadcasting
  • Performing Arts       
  • Printing Technology            
  • Telecommunications            
  • Visual Arts     
  • Exploring Careers: Education & Training
  • Administration & Administrative Support
  • Professional Support Services
  • Teaching/Training   
  • Exploring Careers: Government & Public Administration           
  • Foreign Service         
  • Governance   
  • National Security      
  • Planning        
  • Public Management & Administration      
  • Regulation     
  • Revenue & Taxation            
  • Exploring Careers: Health Science
  • Biotechnology Research & Development   
  • Diagnostic Services  
  • Health Informatics   
  • Support Services      
  • Therapeutic Services           
  • Exploring Careers: Human Services          
  • Consumer Services  
  • Counseling & Mental Health Services        
  • Early Childhood Development & Services
  • Family & Community Services
  • Personal Care Services        
  • Exploring Careers: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security   
  • Correction Services  
  • Emergency & Fire Management Services  
  • Law Enforcement Services  
  • Legal Services           
  • Security & Protective Services
  • Exploring Careers: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics   
  • Engineering & Technology  
  • Science & Math