• To research, write, and present about a health care career of interest
• To demonstrate what steps are needed to pursue this career: how to apply to your program choice, prerequisites, using webadvisor
• To describe how and why you chose this career; your values and goals
• To describe time management strategies and study skills needed to achieve this goal
• To project strengths and potential obstacles
• To complete this course with a better understanding of a health care career pathway
• To share your findings with fellow students, thus promoting a better understanding for others
Questions to be addressed in the paper:
• The scope of practice
• The level of education needed\license requirements
• The standards of practice and ethical code for this career
• What did you learn about this career that you did not know before?
• What are your perceived strengths and potential obstacles that should be addressed?
• Do you have external challenges; family, work, financial, time?
• Reread your journal, talk about your AHA moments and insights gained from this course
• What are some of the success strategies you will adapt, or currently use that work for you?
• How do your values and goals align with this career?
• How do you cope with stress?
• If this is the career you want to pursue, do you have the time, commitment, and support to accomplish this? Please explain.
• What are your next steps?
• How do you apply to the program, what prerequisites must be taken?
• Do you have a long term plan that includes transfer? If so, have you thought about where?

Leave a Reply