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Education and Career Guidance

Education and Career Guidance [ECG] @ YJC

The programme for ECG@YJC takes direction from the key ECG messages given by MOE: 
ECG@YJC builds on the Education and Career Guidance (ECG) Curriculum students experienced in Primary and Secondary School.  

At the JC level, the emphasis is on Career Planning where the goal is to equip students with essential knowledge and skills to make informed decisions on their desired higher education pathways and future careers.  

Some of the activities in ECG@YJC to achieve this objective include:

  • Discussions on 
    • authentic stories of inspiring individuals who overcame challenges in educational and career pursuits,
    • relevant articles from newspaper or periodicals about education and careers and their implications, and
    • personal profiling results based on the profiling tools in the ECG portal.
  • ECG Talks by experts from various industries and representatives from the tertiary institutions.
  • Group and individual ECG counselling and activities. 
  • JC1 Careers Day 
  • Teacher-student conferences covering discussions on student aspirations and goal-setting.
  • Self-directed learning through the use of the ECG portal to explore education and career options.
  • Reflections from school experiences such as CCAs, school camps, orientation, subject-specific learning, learning journeys, Values-in-Action experiences.
  • Work attachment/shadowing

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