SS5813 - Issues of Career Guidance for Young People

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Applied Social Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide fundamental theories and models of career guidance for young people. It provides critical knowledge and skills to identify such contemporary issues as career planning, life design, job search, career barriers, vocational identity and organizational commitment. The course aims to integrate and apply theories to formulate effective career and life-span development plans that can be applied in settings such asĀ  secondary schools, higher education, community agencies working on youth guidance, as well as the sector of recruitment and human resource development.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Reflection Paper: 35%
Term Paper: 50%
Practice and Demonstration: 15%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Applied Social Sciences