drawing of a working on a computer    Module 1 – Unit 1:  Project Work

Researching a Career: Part 1

You will research three health professions on the Internet.

  1. Choose health care jobs you are interested in. You can use the jobs in this unit or others you know about.
  2. Go to the Occupational Guides for the California Employment Development Department. Type in http://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/
  3. For each job, click on “Occupational Guides” under “Careers and Occupations” in the middle of the page. Then click on the first letter of the name of the job you want to look up. For example, click on “P” to look up “Pharmacist.”
  4. Fill in the chart on the next page with information about the jobs you chose.

Note: You don’t need to write all of the information you find on the website. Write only key points and important ideas. Use your own words as much as possible.


Job #1

Job #2

Job #3


Job Title

(What is the name of the job?)







Job Duties

(What do they do every day?)








(Is this field growing, staying the
same size, or getting