# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Education for Employment I--Preparation (9078/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Education for Employment I--Preparation (9078/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:9078
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:9–11

This course teaches students to make informed career and continuing education choices as they transition from school, gain technical skills, and adapt to the workplace. Students are taught ethical behaviors and career-research, job-acquisition, workplace-communication, self- awareness, self-advocacy, customer-service, and life skills. This course offers students integrated labor market needs through an applied employment education format.

NOTE: The class size shall be limited to an average of 15 students per instructor per class period with no class being more than 18.

Note: Education for Employment I--Preparation may be offered as a complement to an existing concentration sequence in any Career Cluster. In some instances, where noted, it may be combined with specific courses to create concentration sequences.

Career Clusters and Pathways

The Career Cluster will be determined by other courses taken in conjunction with this course to build a concentration sequence.

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.