Career Development Plan – Part II (Due Unit 9)

Description 

During this course you will be developing a Career Development Plan. This will give you the opportunity to compose an integrated narrative that describes your reflections, assessments, and actions in more detail. 

Students are expected to incorporate feedback on the career plan step submissions from peers and faculty into the each career development plan submission. 

Purpose 

The purpose of this Assignment is for students to develop a Career Development Plan that serves as a focus for graduate-school work as well as for their future career planning. The career development plan is designed for submission in two segments (Unit 6 and Unit 9):

Career Development Plan – Part II (due in Unit 9): 

In paragraph form please address the following points. Please note – each paragraph needs to be at least five sentences in length:

  • Begin with an introductory paragraph which      provides the reader with a summary of your professional aspirations as      determined in your Career Development Plan – Part I; 
  • Determine the gaps in your current knowledge from the      knowledge base needed to achieve your career goal (as determined in Part      I). Devise a plan for attaining the knowledge needed to achieve your      career goal; 
  • Determine the gaps in your current skills from the skill set      needed to achieve your career goal (as determined in Part I). Devise a      plan for attaining the skills needed to achieve your career goal;
  • Determine the gaps in your current accomplishments from the      accomplishments needed to achieve your career goal (as determined in Part      I). Devise a plan for attaining the accomplishments needed to achieve your      career goal; 
  • Sum up your points in a concluding paragraph, and bring      your paper to a reasonable conclusion. 

Your paper must be composed using Microsoft Word and must be typed in Times New Roman, font size 12.

When your paper is complete, save as a Word document, and upload to the Dropbox basket: Unit 9 Assignment: Career Development Plan – Part II. 

A rubric for this and all Assignments can be found in the Grading Rubrics section of the Course Home