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Guidance and Careers Courses


Learning Strategies 1: Skills for Success in Secondary School GLS1OC
This course focuses on learning strategies to help students become better, more independent learners. Students will learn how to develop and apply literacy and numeracy skills, personal management skills, and interpersonal and teamwork skills to improve their learning and achievement in school, the workplace, and the community.The course helps students build confidence and motivation to pursue opportunities for success in secondary school and beyond.
COURSE NOTE: In order to take this course a recommendation is necessary from your elementary school. Please speak to your teacher.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE: 9


Career Studies

GLC2OH
This course teaches students how to develop and achieve personal goals for future learning, work, and community involvement. Students will assess their interests, skills, and characteristics and investigate current economic and workplace trends,work opportunities, and ways to search for work.The course explores postsecondary learning and career options, prepares students for managing work and life transitions, and helps students focus on their goals through the development of a career plan.
CREDIT: 0.5 TYPE: Open GRADE:10


Discovering the Workplace


GLD2OC
This course provides students with opportunities to discover and develop the workplace essential skills and work habits required to be successfully employed. Students will develop an understanding of work through practical hands-on experiences in the school and in the community, using real workplace materials. They investigate occupations of interest through experiential learning opportunities (such as worksite visits, job shadowing, work experience, simulations and entrepreneurial projects). This course helps students make plans for continued learning and work.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE:10


Navigating The Workplace


GLN4OC
This course provides students with opportunities to develop the workplace essential skills and work habits required for success in all types of workplaces. Students will explore occupations and careers of interest through participation in real workplace experiences.They will make plans for continued learning and work,work with others to design learning experiences, and investigate the resources and support required to make a smooth transition to their postsecondary destination.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE:12​