Outcome Chart - British Columbia - Career Education 8-9

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the BC Career Education 8-9 curriculum, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Curricular Competencies

Question self and others about how individual purposes and passions can support the needs of the local and global community when considering career choices

Demonstrate respect, collaboration, and inclusivity in working with others to solve problems

Demonstrate safety skills and appreciate the importance of workplace safety

Question self and others about the role of family expectations and traditions, and of community needs in career choices

Apply a variety of research skills to expand their knowledge of diverse career possibilities and understand career clusters

MediaSmarts Resources

Behaving Ethically Online: Ethics and Values

Creating A Youth Consumer Magazine

Cyberbullying and Civic Participation

Cyberbullying and the Law

First, Do No Harm: Being an Active Witness to Cyberbullying

Hate 2.0

MyWorld (licensed resource)

Online Relationships: Respect and Consent

Passport to the Internet (licensed resource)

Promoting Ethical Behaviour Online: My Virtual Life

Put Downs

Secure Comics

Stay on the Path Lesson One: Searching for Treasure

Stay on the Path Lesson Two: All That Glitters is Not Gold

Stay on the Path Lesson Three: Treasure Maps

Stay on the Path Lesson Four: Scavenger Hunt

The Hero Project: Authenticating Online Information

Understanding Cyberbullying : Virtual vs. Physical Worlds

Video Production of a Newscast

Winning the Cyber Security Game

Writing a Newspaper Article


Connections to Community

cultural and social awareness

MediaSmarts Resources

Diversity and Media Ownership

Exposing Gender Stereotypes

Fact Versus Opinion

Female Action Heroes

First Person

Images of Learning

Learning Gender Stereotypes

Marketing to Teens: Gender Roles in Advertising

Miscast and Seldom Seen

The Citizen Reporter

The Front Page

The Girl in the Mirror

The Impact of Gender Stereotypes

Unpacking Privilege

Who’s Telling My Story?