# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Career Investigations Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Career Investigations (9069/18 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:9069
Co-op:Available
Duration:18 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:6–8
Prerequisites:None

This course allows students to explore career options and begin investigating career opportunities. Students assess their roles in society, identify their roles as workers, analyze their personal assets, complete a basic exploration of career clusters, select career pathways or occupations for further study, and create an Academic and Career Plan based on the their academic and career interests. This course also helps students identify and demonstrate the workplace skills that employers desire in their future employees.

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

Upon completion of the course

Note: Certifications do not apply to middle school courses.

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.

Note: Completer sequences do not apply to middle school courses.