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Life orientation

Grade 9

My future career

Module 16

Educational/training institutions

Educational/training institutions

1 . University

Courses are more theoretical.

A university training is suitable for the abstract thinker who is looking for a broader knowledge foundation on which to build.

Most professional vocations require university study (doctor, dentist, lawyer, teacher, etc.).

There are strict minimum requirements for admission, and each department has its own requirements.

Matriculation exemption is required.

Degrees and diplomas are obtained at a university.

2 . Technikon

Emphasis is on both theory and practice.

Training for most specialized vocations can be done at a technikon.

Diplomas and technical degrees can be obtained.

Matriculation exemption is not necessary for admission.

Each department has its own entrance requirements.

3 . College

A college is for the person who would like to obtain an academic qualification, but who wants to develop technical skills that are required by the labour market at the same time.

Courses are both theoretical and practical.

Entrepreneurship forms part of most courses.

Certificates and diplomas can be obtained.

Matriculation exemption is not required for admission.

How do i choose my learning areas?

  • Which learning areas do I enjoy?
  • Which learning areas am I good at?
  • In which learning areas am I interested?
  • What do I want to do after school?
  • Which learning areas do I need for that?
  • Do I require matriculation exemption?

Broad guidelines:

Mathematics, Science, Biology for scientific field:

doctor

engineer

technician

technologist

programmer

Economics, Mathematics, Accountancy for business field:

Marketer

accountant

insurance broker

Computer Typing, Business Economics, Economics, Accountancy for business field:

Secretary

business management

administrative clerks

Computer Typing, Business Economics, Economics, Accountancy for business field:

Secretary

business management

administrative clerks

History, Geography, Art, Drama, Languages for humanities:

Chef

actor / artist

teacher

psychologist

social worker

interior decorator

What is matriculation exemption?

  • Learning areas for matric can be on higher Grade or Standard Grade.
  • Higher grade subjects are calculated out of 400, and demand a great deal of insight.
  • Higher grade subjects require 40% for a pass.
  • Standard grade subjects count out of 300 and are based to a great degree on reproducing knowledge.
  • Standard grade subjects require 33,3% for a pass.
  • One needs the following subject combination for matriculation exemption:
  • Two official languages, both on HG.
  • Two more subjects on HG, both from groups other than the languages
  • In other words, 4 HG subjects from 3 different groups
  • The 6 subjects must be selected from 4 different groups
  • Ask the guidance teacher to explain the groups (A-F) of the subjects that are offered at your school.

Profile page

Draw up a profile of yourself based on all the information that you have already gathered of yourself.

PERSONALITY

INTERESTS

BEST LEARNING AREAS AND OTHER KNOWLEDGE

VALUES

OCCUPATIONS OF MY CHOICE

Do the occupations suit your qualities as you have indicated? Give reasons for your answer.

1.

2.

3.

Where will you have to study if you want to follow this career?

Which learning areas will you have to follow in Grade 10-12 if you want to have this vocation?

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

Rubric

DESCRIPTION CODE
Complete understanding of the relationship between different components of person, intelligence, subject choice, occupation and educational / training institution 4
Good understanding of the relationship between different components of person, intelligence, subject choice, occupation and educational / training institution 3
A measure of understanding of the relationship between different components of person, intelligence, subject choice, occupation and educational / training institution 2
No understanding of the relationship between different components of person, intelligence, subject choice, occupation and educational / training institution 1

[LO 5.2]

Assessment

LEARNING OUTCOME 5:
orientation to the world of workThe 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

The type of elasticity if demand
Okonkwo Reply
aren't leaving too about bathrooms
SHADAB
what is money
Lawal Reply
what is supply
Lawal
the total number of goods present at a particular area at a particular time
Offset
the meaning of elasticity
Affum Reply
how to knw the break even point in business
Edmore Reply
hello
Marshal
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ghulam
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Kakay
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Ornill
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Bakari
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owi
when TOTAL COST & TOTAL REVENUE equal each other that's break even point
Bappy
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Chris
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Kakay
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Amarachi
how are you feeling
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Marshal
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Offset
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Offset
what are the importance of economics
sani Reply
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Marshal
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Zaid
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Kakay
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Mona
your welcome
Bakari
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Mona
where are you from?
Bakari
Hello I'm new here
Amarachi
what is development?
juwel Reply
it shows how many products customers are willing to purchase as the price of those product increase or decrease
Asha Reply
economics as a science
skima Reply
What is utility
Jimoh Reply
utility is a total satisfaction derives from a consumer.
Umar
what is ranking reveal choices?
Umar
wants satisfying power of a commodity is known as utility........
SHADAB
What is elasity
bohvy
Differentiate between scarcity and choice and explain how they effect perfectly elasiticity of demand and give relevant example with type of goods affected
PATRICK
Utility is ability if of available goods to satisfy human wants
PATRICK
any idea about equilibrium?
Umar
equilibrium where price and quantity demanded equals
Bappy
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john
Equilibrium is when quantity demanded of goods and services is equal to supply to the market.
john
saaa.....
Bright
how about the profit....anybody can explain
Jeff
how about equilibrium of consumer?
Umar
bappy,john thank you the answers.
Umar
Utility Simply means the satisfaction a consumer derives from consuming a good or service
Hez
Pls can someone explain Elasticity of demand in a short terms
Osuayan
it's a degree of responsiveness to demand due to changes in prices
Ukpen
what is scarcity? pls help
Mikateko Reply
scarity is when there is a huge demand for certain goods and services but there's limited resources to actually produce those things
Mario
thank you
Kakay
what is development?
juwel
what is distribution
umar Reply
1.what is distribution? 2.what are factors affecting distribution? 3.releat what you are writing in the contest of economics and Nigeria situation
umar
what is demand
Obianyido Reply
things that are needed or wanted
Mario
The market for you In Ilorin has the following demand and supply equation Qd + 5p =9520 Qs =2.5p - 125 a) determine the equation price and quantity b) Explain the situation when the market price is below the equlibrum price
Rasheee Reply
solutions
Alex
What is scale of preference
Richmond Reply
Pls what is scale of preference
Richmond
scale of preference is a arrangement of individual wants in order of priority
Lamina
the arrangement of people want inoder of demand
Ada
explain whether decisions in microeconomics involve an opportunity cost
Sonali Reply
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