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Career Development Syllabus
Tom Krieshok, Ph.D.
This course stresses the importance of career development in education, with an emphasis on developmental life planning. The course includes topics such as delivery systems, utility of career development theory, sexism and racism in career development and counseling, the effects of sex role socialization, the nature of the world of work, evaluation of career information, use of career information in individual and group counseling, and the role of empirical research in career development theory and practice.