Year 11 Career and Enterprise

Course Outline 2019

Week Content Assessment

Term 1

1-3

Being Enterprising

⦿ Personal enterprise

⦿ Career competencies

⦿ Enterprising behaviours

⦿ Work skills

⦿ Personal competencies

⦿ Social competencies

⦿ Transferable skills

⦿ Looking inward

⦿ Looking outward

⦿ Labour market

⦿ Initiative

⦿ Innovative

⦿ Innovation

⦿ Goal-setting

⦿ Making decisions

Task 1: Being Enterprising
4-6

Career Pathways

⦿ Career pathways

⦿ Career life cycle

⦿ Lifelong learning

⦿ Being SAVI

⦿ Skills, Attributes, Values, Interests

⦿ Career development

⦿ Career management

⦿ Managing risks

⦿ Using social media

Task 2: My Pathways Portfolio
7-9

Work Skills

⦿ Work skills

⦿ Intrapersonal skills

⦿ Interpersonal skills

Task 3: Work Skills in Action
10

⦿ Workplace teams

⦿ Team skills

⦿ Workplace communication

 
 

⦿ Communication methods

⦿ Workplace diversity

⦿ Cross-cultural skills

⦿ Workplace effectiveness

 

Term 2

1-2

Career Development

⦿ Job-seeking

⦿ Sources of jobs

⦿ Expanding your network

⦿ Resumes

⦿ Job applications

⦿ Job application types

⦿ Job interview tips

Task 4: Individual Pathways Portfolio
3-5

Workplace Issues

⦿ Workplace issues

⦿ Job satisfaction

⦿ Job satisfaction – factors

⦿ Changing patterns of work

⦿ Workplace flexibility

⦿ Work settings

⦿ Work environments

⦿ Work environment types

⦿ The labour market

⦿ Work in society

⦿ Youth employment/unemployment

Task 5: Workplace issue
6-10

Developing Enterprise

⦿ Applying enterprising behaviours

⦿ Learning to learn

⦿ Learning styles

⦿ Visual learners

⦿ Auditory learners

⦿ Kinaesthetic learners

⦿ Your learning style

⦿ Learning styles in the workplace

⦿ Styles and being SAVI

⦿ Accepting responsibility

⦿ SWOT analysis

Task 6: Developing Enterprise

Term 3

1-3

Career Investigation

⦿ Entry level requirements

⦿ Occupation levels

⦿ Australian apprenticeships

⦿ Mini GOALscorer

⦿ Jobs in Australia

⦿ What suits you?

⦿ Workplace evolution

⦿ Packaging yourself

⦿ Self-management audit

⦿ Self-promotions strategies

Task 7: Career Investigation
4-6

Job-Seeking Skills

⦿ Under the microscope

⦿ Interview formats

⦿ Preparing for interviews

⦿ Interview advice

⦿ Interview questions

⦿ Addressing interview questions

⦿ Selection criteria

Task 8:  Job Interview Process
7-9

Workplace Effectiveness

⦿ Workplace effectiveness

⦿ National Employment Standards

⦿ Employment contracts

⦿ Work-life balance

⦿ Building job satisfaction

⦿ Work-related communication

⦿ Global workforce trends

⦿ Problem-solving

Task 9: Workplace Effectiveness

1

Term 4

1-3

Workplace Safety

⦿ Workplace safety

⦿ Hazard alert

⦿ Safety authorities

⦿ Employer rights and responsibilities

⦿ Employee rights and responsibilities

⦿ Workplace safety rep

⦿ Work ready

⦿ Student safety induction

⦿ Workplace hazards

⦿ Risk assessment

⦿ Work practices

⦿ Signs and symbols

⦿ Personal protective equipment

Task 10: Workplace safety investigation

This document is subject to revision.

The Year 11 Syllabus for Career and Enterprise can be found on the SCSA website.

http://www.scsa.wa.edu.au/