GPSA586 Career Counseling (3 credits)

GPSA586 Career Counseling (3 credits)

Monday | 7:10-9:30pm GPSA586/ Lifestyles and Career Counseling, (first 3 classes Zoom) /Chang) 

This course is designed to provide an understanding of career development and the interrelationship between careers and personality’ lifespan development; family; lifestyle choice; use of defense mechanisms and diversity. A broad understanding of career development theories, occupational and educational information sources, assessment tools, and measures, decision making models and online resources will be reviewed. Students’ assignments will be based on self-assessment modules in which the student will apply concepts, tools and theory to the student’s own life experience. 

GPSA559-562 Directed Research (0.5 – 3 credits)

GPSA559-562 Directed Research (0.5 – 3 credits)

TBA | GPSA562 / Directed Research (3 credits) 

The master’s degree student chooses to work with a research chair on the research paper, which is usually a case from the fieldwork experience. The student enrolls in a directed research with a thesis advisor and works individually with that faculty member and a reader until the project is completed.