Choosing your Major
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Are you graduating from high school soon but still unsure of what you want to do with your life?
Do you want to be able to confidently choose the major that fits your interests and personality best?If you answered positively to any of these questions, then this workshop is for you!
Based on the STRONG inventory tool, one of the most widely used and reliable career assessment tools in the world, this course will give you the tools to make the best decisions for yourself. By the end of the session, you will be able to confidently pick a major that matches your personal strengths, interests, and academic potential.
The workshop is administered by a certified career professional who will guide you in evaluating your interests and brainstorming your strengths through group activities and individual reflection.
At the end of the 3-hour session, you will receive a 14 page detailed STRONG report including a summary of your interests and a list of potential careers and their corresponding majors to match your type. If desired, you and the trainer can schedule a follow-up session to analyze which universities may be right for your chosen major.
Upon confirmation of registration, you will be sent a questionnaire and supporting documents by email. Limited to Seconde, 1ere or Terminale (grade 10-11-12).
Read what others who took the STRONG with Diala have to say about it:
‘Thanks to the STRONG, I was able to know that I belonged in the Business field and not in the Engineering field, which is what I had initially intended to major in’ Kelly, City university
‘I remember walking in saying 'I do not know really know what I want' to walking out saying 'This is my plan!’ Z.M, UCLA
‘I felt I was under so much pressure to decide what I wanted to do, and taking the STRONG really made me discover my profound interests and helped me pick a major.’ Ghida, Northeastern.
To learn more about the benefits of the STRONG, click here: https://www.cpp.com/en-US/Products-and-Services/Strong
Date and Time of the Workshop:
Saturday 23 June from 10am till 1pm
Price: $150 (including STRONG® report)
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About the trainer:
Diala Turk Sinno is a former Economics instructor at the American University of Beirut and holds a college counseling certificate from UCLA in the US.
She has been working with teenagers on the STRONG for years and has helped hundreds of students determine their professional path. She is a certified practitioner of the STRONGÒ and a professional member of the IACAC (International Association for College Admission Counseling).
She holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the American University of Beirut and a Masters in Management from the London School of Economics.
She is the founder of UniEdge for career and college counseling services and has been working in the field of university and career counseling with students in Europe and the Middle East for the past 5 years.
Skillz is a training center in the heart of Gemmayze, located in an old French colonial building with its own courtyard.
Skillz gives a variety of training, workshops and courses and hosts events.