Schedule - IDS 196-02





Week 9

Tuesday, October 15

Mid-Term Break - Class does not meet...

Thursday, October 17

No class...


Week 10

Tuesday, October 22

Introduction to course | General Edu. | Career Portfolio | Lateral Thinking Activity

Thursday, October 24

Holland Codes | Holland/O*Net Interest Profiler (Sakai activity)


Week 11

Tuesday, October 29

Find Your Gifts & Talents ( Sakai activity). Begin making appointments for a "One-On-One Meeting w/Instructor" (Sakai sctivity)

Thursday, October 31

Interests, Values, Skills (also see Activities, various assessments, online assessments) also a Sakai activity


Week 12

Tuesday, November 5

Skills and values, cont...; Multiple Intelligences; Nebraska Career Connections (Kuder® Career Interests Assessment, Kuder® Skills Confidence Assessment-A, and Kuder® Work Values Assessment) - Sakai activity

Thursday, November 7

Nebraska Career Connections, cont.


Week 13

Tuesday, November 12

Begin Self-Discovery Fun exercise ( Sakai activity) We will be doing a variety of tests on the online assessments page, particularly those found under the "Test Yourself" heading...

Thursday, November 14

Self-Discovery Fun cont. -


Week 14

Tuesday, November 19

40+ Unusual Careers | Research unusual careers on the internet | Read about some Middle Class Careers that are expected to vanish by 2018

Thursday, November 21

Motivation and Career Anchors - Excel scoring sheet - Sakai activity) | Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) | Further research using the links page and other internet resources...


Week 15

Tuesday, November 26

Decision-Making Worksheet you can also use a (DMW Excel version that calculates - Sakai activity) | Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) | Further research using the links page and other internet resources | Start your paper – “My Career Planning Process” Click here for details on your paper. Also a Sakai activity

Thursday, November 28

No Class - Fall Break/Thanksgiving


Week 16

Tuesday, December 3

Guest speaker from Career Services: Jessie Piper will talk about cover letters, resumes, and Internships...

Thursday, December 5

Guest speaker from Career Services: Heather Reinhardt will talk about interviewing...


Week 17

Tuesday, December 10

Finals week... | Paper Due! | The final test for this class is available through Sakai starting December 9 - you have all this week to complete it. It is open internet, and you can submit it up to two times.

Thursday, December 12

Final Class for Section 02 - We are sceduled for the final at 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM. WE WILL NOT MEET! The final will be available in Sakai all this week. Make sure you have submitted your paper - if you have completed everything else, we are done!; DECLARE YOUR MAJOR (or at least have some ideas in mind...); read Ineffective Daily Affirmations and Thoughts from Steven Wright Chaos, panic, and disorder everywhere... my work here is done!