Begin the Case Assignment at Dazed and Confused: General Education vs. Career Specialization.
- If Melanie decides to get a technical certificate and not pursue a college degree, how do you see it affecting her future:
- in the short run, and
- in the long run?
- Do you see any way Melanie might strike a balance between pursuing her career interest and obtaining her college degree so that she could work toward achieving both goals at the same time?
- Can you relate to Melanie’s story in any way, or do you know anyone else who is having a similar experience?
After reading Chapter 1 in Thriving at Trident University, answer the reflection questions from Dazed and Confused in detail and in question-and-answer format. Each answer should be at least TWO paragraphs (4 or 5 sentences per paragraph); provide examples to support your opinion to earn full credit. Utilize information from the chapter as well to support your opinion. Review the grading rubric before submitting the assignment, to ensure that you have met all requirements. When you have finished, upload the document to the Case 1 Dropbox.