Work Experience 12

Career Programs support students in both their career development and their human and social development. This type of experiential learning increases the relevance of school by helping students connect what they learn in the classroom with the skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed to be successful in both the workplace and larger community.

Work Experience 12 combined with four support courses comprises a Focus Areas Career Program. Students receive extensive in-school preparation, onsite experience with employers in a chosen focus area, guided post-placement reflection to incorporate learning in the Transition Plan and Graduation Portfolio. In Delta, the Focus Area Career Programs are:

  • Business & Applied Business
  • Liberal Arts & Humanities
  • Fine Arts, Design & Media
  • Science & Applied Science
  • Fitness & Recreation
  • Tourism, Hospitality
  • Health & Human Services
  • Trades & Technology