Lesson 9: SDS


The purpose of this lesson is to familiarize you with one of the most widely used career development assessment tool. Developed by Holland , the Self-Directed-Search breaks the world of work into 6 distinct zones. This lesson will require the completion of a paper and pencil assessment. Please contact the Division of Undeclared Majors for a copy.

http://www.nycareerzone.org/flash/assessment/index.jsp- Career Site using Holland

http://www.ncsu.edu/careerkey/- Career Key Website

http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/counseling/counseling.shtml- Assorted assessment tools

http://career.missouri.edu/holland/- Game which uses Holland codes

Assignment #9

  • What is your 3-letter Holland code?
  • What types of careers are associated with your code?
  • What is your dominant code?
  • What types of work are associated with this lettered code?