This course prepares students to make healthy, successful and rewarding transitions to post-secondary work, education or training. Students examine themselves, their skills, aptitudes, interests and lifestyles and place that personal inventory on the context of the modern workplace, developing a personal action and growth plan to support their personal and career decisions.
- Teacher: Amanda Hadland
Same as Sports & Entertainment Marketing 11
Have you ever wished to play sports professionally? Have you dreamed of one day becoming an agent for a celebrity entertainer? If you answered yes to either question, then believe it or not, you've been fantasizing about entering the exciting world of sports and entertainment marketing. Although this particular form of marketing bears some resemblance to traditional marketing, there are many differences as well—including a lot more glitz and glamour! In this course, you'll have the opportunity to explore basic marketing principles and delve deeper into the multi-billion dollar sports and entertainment marketing industry. You'll learn about how professional athletes, sports teams, and well known entertainers are marketed as commodities and how some of them become billionaires as a result. If you've ever wondered about how things work behind the scenes of a major sporting event such as the Super Bowl or even entertained the idea of playing a role in such an event, then this course will introduce you to the fundamentals of such a career.
- Teacher: Wendy Blackmon