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Life orientation

Grade 9

My future career

Module 8

Personality traits

The motivation of one’s own career and study choices

Self-knowledge

In order to make the proper choices, you need a thorough knowledge of yourself. The following aspects about yourself must be examined carefully:

Personality

Interests

Aptitude / Ability / Skills

Academic profile (achievement)

Values

Personality

One’s personality has to do with one’s choices with regard to how one lives:

  • in the world outside oneself, among other people (social)
  • within oneself (how one processes information and makes decisions)
  • the type of environment in which one feels most at ease

Judge your own personality traits by making a cross in the relevant box according to the 3-point scale.

Interpret the 4-point scale like this:

  1. Not at all like me
  2. A bit like me
  3. Quite like me
  4. Definitely like me
PERSONALITY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Natural, sincere, humble, down-to-earth
Determined – do not give up easily
Shy – find it difficult to speak to strangers
Systematic – follow a plan step by step
Tactful – say and do things without hurting others
Persuasive – can make other people change opinion
Tolerant – can handle other people’s demands
Cooperative – work together in a group quite easily
Understanding – acknowledge other people’s feelings and points of view
Social – enjoy being with other people
Independent – don’t do things to please other people
Domineering – expect that other people will do what you want
A follower – do what other people want
Accurate – do things right the first time
Ambitious – want to do things and achieve something in life
Self-confident – believe in and trust yourself
Impulsive – act before you think
Creative – have bright ideas
Responsible – can make decisions and accept consequences
Adaptable – can adapt easily to new circumstances

Summary: personality traits

Make a list of your personality traits. Give the list to a friend who knows you well, and see whether he or she agrees with you.

YOUR LIST YOUR FRIEND’S LIST
1.
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5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.

Assessment

LEARNING OUTCOME 5:

orientation to the world of work

The learner will be able to make informed decisions about further study and career choices.

ASSESSMENT STANDARDS: We know this when the learner:

5.1 researches study and career funding providers;

5.2 motivates own career and study choices;

5.3 critically reflects and reports on opportunities in the workplace;

5.4 discusses rights and responsibilities in the workplace;

5.5 outlines a plan for own lifelong learning.

Questions & Answers

are nano particles real
Missy Reply
yeah
Joseph
Hello, if I study Physics teacher in bachelor, can I study Nanotechnology in master?
Lale Reply
no can't
Lohitha
where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
nanopartical of organic/inorganic / physical chemistry , pdf / thesis / review
Ali
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
learn
Google
da
no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
Bhagvanji
hey
Giriraj
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
revolt
da
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
has a lot of application modern world
Kamaluddeen
yes
narayan
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
ya I also want to know the raman spectra
Bhagvanji
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
Smarajit Reply
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Source:  OpenStax, Life orientation grade 9. OpenStax CNX. Sep 15, 2009 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col11065/1.1
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