Career Life Education

GRADUATION TRANSITIONS GT - Graduation Transitions or GT ended in the 2018-2019 school year and is no longer available. All students who have completed any two of Planning 10, Career Life Education and GT have met the Career graduation requirements and do not have to complete Career Life Connections and the Capstone. 

 

Career Life Education 10

This course is a graduation requirement for all students in British Columbia and replaces Planning 10.  Students will explore a variety of learning outcomes that are directly relevant to their future personal wellness, living arrangements, financial planning and career path.  Career Life Explorations will invite students to consider the impact of their personal and career choices on themselves and others. Students will explore personal development, connections to the community and career and educational life plans.

 

Leadership 11

This is a locally developed course intended to assist students in developing leadership skills including taking initiative, delegating, and working cooperatively. Students will have opportunities to apply what they have learned to “real life” situations both within their school and the outside communities. Students will plan and implement several school based events, ranging from formal ceremonies to activities that foster school spirit.  The course will also provide an introduction to fundraising initiatives.  If you wish to take this course you need to get an application form from a counsellor. There will be an interview process.

 

Leadership 12

This is a locally developed course intended to build on students’ previous leadership skill-sets. Students will have opportunities to test the skills and strategies learned in the classroom in several “real-life” situations. The course will be based on a great deal of classroom interaction and a cooperative learning environment. Students will have opportunities to act as mentors by assisting with implementing a variety of school and community based initiatives.  Students will also develop some topics and projects of interest to them. If you wish to take this course you need to get an application form from a counsellor. There will be an interview process.

 

CAREER LIFE CONNECTIONS AND CAPSTONE PROJECT 12 (CLC AND CAPSTONE)

Students who have completed Grad Transitions (GT) do not need to complete CLC and Capstone. 

This is a new 4-credit graduation requirement for all students in British Columbia and replaces Graduation Transitions or GT. Students will receive a percentage and a letter grade on their official transcript for CLC and Capstone.   This course is still being developed at Richmond Secondary School, but students will continue to explore a variety of learning outcomes that are directly relevant to their future personal wellness, living arrangements, financial planning and career pathways.  Career Life Connections will invite students to consider the impact of their personal and career choices on themselves and others. All students will prepare and present a Capstone projectwhere students will reflect on a personal passion or interest, and share how they have grown and learned in the core competencies and as a global citizen.