Prerequisite: Career Preparation, Career Education,
Career Experiences, or Job Preparatory Education
Type of Credit: Elective
The purpose of this course is to enable students with disabilities to use the career knowledge and skills necessary to identify career options, access community resources, and apply work-related behaviors. The course will provide placement in a job in the community aimed at further progress toward achieving the student’s desired post-school outcomes related to a career. The content should include, but not be limited to, the following: self-appraisal, decision-making, self-determination and self-advocacy, career selection, community resources related to career decisions, workplace competencies, and advocating rights and responsibilities of employees. This entire course may not be mastered in one year.