CAREER is an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person’s life and with opportunities for progress. It includes a sequence of work and leisure in which one engages through a lifetime.
CAREER GUIDANCE is an inclusive term that has been used to describe a range of interventions including career education and counseling, that help people to move from a general understanding of life and work to a specificity of the realistic life learning and work options that are opened to them. Career information, career education and career counseling are being comfortably placed under the purview of career guidance.
Career planning is the ability to look ahead and think about where you are going and what steps you would need to get there. It is a lifelong process which includes choosing an occupation ,getting a job, growing in our job, possibly changing careers.
Aptitude are latent potentialities or undeveloped capacities to acquire abilities and skills and to demonstrate achievements. Aptitude tests: It is the backbone of the educational and career guidance service.It will help the counselor and student to locate the fields of activity in which he/she is most likely to be successful. Further, it helps the people in the selection of particular course of study or future vocation. This will help to minimize the mismatch between education and employment by helping the individual to select the profession where he/she could contribute considerably. Help the students/teachers to develop realistic expectation.
Kerala-Differential Aptitude Test Aptitude which is a series of assignments, designed to measure individual ability to learn or to achieve in different areas. Different test areas considered are
Students those who passed the 10th Examination of Kerala SSLC Stream could register on-line for the testClick Here to Register Online
Test will be conducted in Higher Secondary Schools with the supervision of the Career Guides.Click Here to Start Test