6 Career categories
Realistic • Investigate • Artistic • Social • Business • Conventional
Realistic Working with practical problems and trying to find a solution. The realistic career expects you to work with plants and animals and execute examples created. You will also probably work outside and have little paper work to do.
Examples • Builders • Firemen • Veterinarian • Security guards • Wild conservationists
Interests and Capabilities • Likes to work with animals and machinery. • Prefers more practical things • Enjoys building and fixing things. • Likes to work alone or someone that has the same realistic interests.
Investigate Attracts people that are interested on how things work. Have to come up with ideas in your head, look for facts and solve problems. Careers include scientists that work with animals, nutrients and plants; dentists and orthodontists.
Examples • Scientists that work with animals, nutrients and plants. • Dentists • Orthodontists
Interests and Capabilities • Likes to manage problems and solve them. • Takes interests in data and ideas • Has the drive to analyse problems and find ways of solving them. • Enjoys challenges
Artistic • Artistic people are creative and use their imagination. • You will work with shapes and designs
Examples • Artistic directors • Artists that paint and draw • Artists that dance, create music or act
Interests and Capabilities • Designs things • Thinks of new ideas • Enjoys art, music, dance and drama • Flourish in environments where there are no boundaries or rules
Social Attracts people that like to work with other people and try to better their lives.
Examples • The support of children and adults • Nursing • Gymnastic instructor • Coaches
Interests and Capabilities • Cares about the other side of people • Good listeners • Is focused on social problems • Helps to develop good identities • Likes to help other people
Business The business career is for people that enjoy the challenges and to develop ideas and bring them to reality.
Examples • Head chef • Attorney • Politician
Interest and Capabilities • Good leaders and has the ability to motivate and encourage people • Good salesman • Very interested in politics and business • Good motivators • Good entrepreneurs as they are aware of the risks but not afraid.
Conventional • The foundation of all the other careers. • This careers requires you to follow strict rules and routines.
Examples • Accountant • Secretary
Interests and Capabilities • Likes to work with information • Is very organised and structured • Likes to keep record of things • Is very precise on the fine detail
Denk en Leervaardighedewatelkeloopbaankategorievereis. • Loopbaankategorie besluit denk en leervaardighede. • Daar is vier denk en leervaardighede: • Kritiese denke (die noukeurige bestudering van iets om dit beter te verstaan) • Skeppende denke (om anders na dinge te kyk as ander mense)
Kommunikasie (die deel van idees) • Samwerking (om saam met ander te werk om iets te behaal.) Hierdie vaardighede help ons om te leer en hou ook berband met die vaardighede wat benodig word vir elke loopbaankategorie