Majors Exploration : A Search and Find Guide for College and Career Direction / Edition 1

Majors Exploration : A Search and Find Guide for College and Career Direction / Edition 1

by Mary Jane Bradbury, Mary J. Bradbury
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130113794

ISBN-13: 9780130113795

Pub. Date: 12/09/1998

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This resource takes the guesswork out of choosing a college major. It's a must for every student considering a college education as well as those who are uncertain about which major to pursue. The journal combines useful background information about a wide variety of college majors with an exciting array of practical application tools that allow readers to make

Overview

This resource takes the guesswork out of choosing a college major. It's a must for every student considering a college education as well as those who are uncertain about which major to pursue. The journal combines useful background information about a wide variety of college majors with an exciting array of practical application tools that allow readers to make informed decisions based on a personally relevant exploration process. The book also includes an interesting history and background information and a list of typical course requirements. Ideas about how the degree relates to the workplace and advice from experts in each field. For any readers/students needing guidance in choosing a college major or career direction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130113795
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
12/09/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 0.37(h) x 11.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Adventure Begins! v
PART 1 Sciences 1(66)
Biology
3(8)
Chemistry
11(7)
Computer Science
18(8)
Engineering Technology
26(8)
Geography
34(8)
Information Technology
42(8)
Mathematics
50(8)
Physics
58(9)
PART 2 Humanities and Social Sciences 67(80)
Art History
69(8)
Criminal Justice
77(8)
Education
85(9)
English
94(8)
History
102(7)
Modern Languages
109(8)
Music
117(7)
Political Science
124(8)
Psychology
132(8)
Sociology
140(7)
PART 3 Business 147(42)
Accounting
149(8)
Economics
157(7)
Finance
164(8)
Management
172(8)
Marketing
180(9)
PART 4 More Options to Consider 189(8)
More College Majors
191(2)
Do-It-Yourself Exploration Kit
193(4)
PART 5 Field Research 197(28)
Assignment 1: Talk About It
199(8)
Assignment 2: Read About It
207(6)
Assignment 3: Experience It
213(4)
Assignment 4: Explore the Options
217(6)
What's Next?
223(2)
Index 225

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