Documents for Class:
Make-up Assignment for:
January 5, 2017
This assignment is worth 5 hours of class time because you will be spending approximately 2 ½ hours researching and 2 ½ hours writing.
1. Research a career you are planning on entering or would like to know more about.
Items to note:
Explain what the profession is and the reason it interests you.
How needed is this profession?
Is it popular in our area or would you need to move?
What kind of education does it take?
What is starting salary and how does it progress?
What job duties does it include?
Any other information you feel necessary to share for understanding.
2. Write about your chosen career in essay form.
Be sure to include:
Body (should include all info from above)
Remember – be enthusiastic about the career you chose and be persuasive on why this is a great career choice. Do not assume the reader already knows anything. DO NOT COPY AND PASTE INFORMATION FROM THE INTERNET! This is to be written in your words in complete sentences and paragraph form. Take the time to plan and sort your information before you begin writing.
Finished product should be at least 2 pages long.
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