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This general education course is geared towards students in the civil engineering technology course, however is applicable to all students interested in discovering their way through the workplace. The course will explore changes and trends in the marketplace and labour market and review the history and changing nature of work. It will also examine employer/employee attitudes and needs, current workplace issues including ethics and present research skills and other skills required to retain employment and self-manage their careers. Methods will be presented to allow students to learn how to uncover their strengths, understand their motivations, and establish employment and career goals.