Fundamental Course

Career Essentials: Fundamental Experiences course

Fundamental Course Implementation Video Companion Guide (PDF)

The fundamental Experiences course provides a comprehensive structure for supporting secondary students in exploring, developing and practicing essential career-readiness skills.

    • Designed for students ages 14-16
    • Nine Experience units that are project-based and include online and offline learning events
    • Include a 30-minute instructor-led kickoff, student instruction sheets, instructor guides, online e-learning events, offline learning events, pre- and post-tests, and scoring rubrics
    • Begin with a unit pre-test and an instructor-led kickoff and continue with individualized and differentiated pacing opportunities
    • Include formative and summative assessments in each Experience unit
    • May be taught synchronously or asynchronously in an online environment, face-to-face, or in a hybrid approach
    • Badges are earned following successful completion of each Experience unit 

Students earn the Fundamental micro-credential,  when course and post-assessment are  passed at 80%.