TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Career Preparation I

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Career Preparation I course provides opportunities for students to participate in a work-based learning experience that combines classroom instruction with business and industry employment experiences. The goal is to prepare students with a variety of skills for a changing workplace. The course will explore a variety of careers in CTE and applicable tips for career success.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 100%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 49
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 11-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 475
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 143

SAMPLE LESSON | Formulas for Career Success: Résumés

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

  • Business Characteristics      
  • Mathematics in the Workplace       
  • Economic Concepts  
  • Statistics & Projections        
  • Business & Management Concepts            
  • Leadership Styles     
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Managing Diversity  
  • Business Ethics         
  • Ethics in Business    
  • Citizenship Basics     
  • Safe Working Environment            
  • Playing It Safe          
  • Workplace Issues     
  • Positive Relationships          
  • Conflict Management          
  • Steps to Superior Customer Service          
  • Workplace Technology        
  • Internet Basics         
  • Web Content            
  • Web Ethics & E-Issues         
  • Web Ethics & Safety            
  • Windows 10 Operating Systems Basics - Unit 1
  • Windows 10 Operating Systems Basics - Unit 2
  • Windows 10 Operating Systems Basics - Unit 3
  • Windows 10 Operating Systems Basics - Unit 4
  • Windows 10 Operating Systems Basics - Unit 5 - Final Review  
  • Introduction to Microsoft® Office 2016 - Unit 1 (Word)           
  • Introduction to Microsoft® Office 2016 - Unit 2 (PowerPoint®)          
  • Introduction to Microsoft® Office 2016 - Unit 3 (Excel®)            
  • Introduction to Microsoft® Office 2016 - Unit 4 (Access®)          
  • Introduction to Microsoft® Office 2016 - Unit 5 (Publisher)    
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 1
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 2
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 3 
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 4 
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 5 
  • Microsoft® Outlook® 2016 Basics - Unit 6 -
    Final Review             
  • Communication Styles         
  • Introduction to Professional Communication
  • Researching Strategies & Tactics    
  • Written Communication Practices
  • Business Letters & Memos  
  • Public Speaking Basics        
  • Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Listening 101           
  • Presentation Strategies & Tactics   
  • Public Relations Campaigns 
  • Introduction to Digital Communications   
  • Telecommunications Basics            
  • Fundamentals of Audio/Video Production
  • Introduction to Visual Arts  
  • Skills for Real World Survival         
  • English Applications            
  • Management of Energy, Money & Tasks   
  • Decision Making       
  • Emily Post, Who?      
  • Employability Skills      
  • Societal Impacts on Careers            
  • Exploring Careers: Arts, A/V Technology
    & Communications     
  • Jobs, Careers & Education   
  • 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
  • Cover Letters & Résumés    
  • Formulas for Career Success: Cover Letters
  • Formulas for Career Success: Résumés     
  • Evaluating Applications & Résumés           
  • Formulas for Career Success: Portfolio Development      
  • Formulas for Career Success: Interview Preparation
  • Formulas for Career Success: The Interview Process