Final Exam - Cou 6307

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Final exam for Career Counseling - COU 6307. 50 questions each worth 2 points for a total of 100 points possible. Multiple choice - choose the best answer for each question. The exam will be timed - 1. 5 hours.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Maria is very active. A tenth grader, she enjoys sports and is frequently visiting friends. She has given little thought to career planning. According to Myers-Briggs type theory, Maria is primarily using one of these functions:
    • A. 

      Judgment

    • B. 

      Perception

    • C. 

      Introversion

    • D. 

      Extraversion

  • 2. 
    Cynthia is a tenth grader who is eager and willing to seek career information. This behavior is best described by Super's concept of:
    • A. 

      Career exploration

    • B. 

      Knowledge of the preferred occupational grop

    • C. 

      Decision-making

    • D. 

      World-of-work information

  • 3. 
    Gottfredson predicts that Amanda's career decisions will be influenced by considerations of prestige from the age of 9 onward. This concept is called:
    • A. 

      Compromise

    • B. 

      Career maturity

    • C. 

      Circumscription

    • D. 

      Tolerable sex boundaries

  • 4. 
    Sharlon is concerned about the effect that environmental pollution is having on living things. Sharlon is most likely in one of these stages of Ginzberg's theory of career development:
    • A. 

      Fantasies

    • B. 

      Interests

    • C. 

      Capacities

    • D. 

      Values

  • 5. 
    Which theory provides a theoretical model for understanding the career development of elementary school children?
    • A. 

      Trait and factor theory

    • B. 

      Myers-Briggs Type theory

    • C. 

      Super's theory

    • D. 

      Work adjustment theory

  • 6. 
    Objective reality is important to:
    • A. 

      Philosophers

    • B. 

      Postmodernists

    • C. 

      Rationalists

    • D. 

      Constructivists

  • 7. 
    Assessing validity is an important aspect of measurement. Which of the following instruments does not lend itself to traditional measures of validity?
    • A. 

      An interest inventory

    • B. 

      An achievement test

    • C. 

      A values inventory

    • D. 

      A reptest

  • 8. 
    The final step in Cochran's narrative career counseling is:
    • A. 

      Constructing a reality

    • B. 

      Composing a life history

    • C. 

      Elaborating a career problem

    • D. 

      Crystallizing a career decision

  • 9. 
    In narrative career counseling, clients who complete career projects are likely to have as a final product:
    • A. 

      A list of potential employers

    • B. 

      A positive sense of meaning of tasks and events in their lives

    • C. 

      A series of occupational summaries

    • D. 

      A series of completed career exploration exercises

  • 10. 
    Parenting style is most important in this theory of career development:
    • A. 

      Family systems therapy

    • B. 

      Phillip's developmental relationship model

    • C. 

      Roe's personality development model

    • D. 

      Holland's theory

  • 11. 
    Phillips and colleagues point out that career decisions are heavily influenced by:
    • A. 

      Early exploration

    • B. 

      Relationships with others

    • C. 

      Supervisory experience

    • D. 

      The oral stage of development

  • 12. 
    Phillips and her colleagues have examined career decision-making as it relates to:
    • A. 

      Attachment to parents

    • B. 

      Specifying

    • C. 

      Self-directedness

    • D. 

      Conventional thinking

  • 13. 
    Tanaya finds it helpful to discuss her career plans with her best friend. According to Phillips's developmental career relational model, this is an example of:
    • A. 

      Information provided

    • B. 

      Using a sounding board

    • C. 

      Being systematic

    • D. 

      Being cautious

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