What Interest Areas Can Be Explored Through The Learning Web?

Below is a list of some of the fields that can be explored through The Learning Web.

It does not include every potential field of interest.  If your interest is not included on this list, ask a Learning Web staff member about it.  We will try our best to find a community expert in your interest area!

Arts and Communications

Designing jewelry was fascinating to this apprentice.

Designing jewelry was fascinating to this apprentice.

Performing Arts- dance, voice, theater

Fine Arts- photography, painting, graphic design   

Media Arts– music production, radio, TV, video, computer animation/design

Printing and Journalism

Creative Writing- prose, poetry

Advertising, Public Relations

Interior Decorating/Design

Fashion/Clothing Design

Craft Arts- woodworking, jewelry, pottery, blacksmithing, stained glass

 

Business, Management, Marketing, and Technology

Accounting, Finance/Banking

Business Administration- human resources, financial analysts, sales managers

Marketing / Public relations

Sales- retail stores, small business, company sales representatives

Information Processing/Computers- word processing, data entry, applications, programming, networking, web design

 

Engineering/ Manufacturing and Industrial Technology

Learn about the aircraft management, repair, and charter business by meeting with a professional pilot and aviation staff at a private aviation company.

Learn about the aircraft management, repair, and charter business by meeting with a professional pilot and aviation staff at a private aviation company.

Architecture- design, drafting, landscape, computer-aided design

Construction Trades- carpentry, plumbing, electrical, sheet metal, painting

Engineering and Electronics- mechanical, chemical, electrical, civil, technicians and assemblers

Mechanics and repairers- auto, aircraft, diesel engine, small engine, motorcycle/ATV, bicycle, electrical

Manufacturing technology- assemblers and fabricators, machine operators, model makers

Precision Production- lens makers, dental technicians

 

Health Sciences

Dentistry, Dental Hygiene

Medicine, Nursing- health aides, optometrist, nutritionist, emergency medical technician, audiologist, chiropractor

Therapy and/or Rehabilitation- physical therapy, occupational therapy

Physical Fitness- sports training/coaching/ referee

 

Human Services

Law- lawyer, law judges, mediators, court clerk, paralegal

Protective Services- police, firefighter, probation officer

Government and Politics

Education and Childcare- daycare, elementary/secondary teaching, special needs children

Counseling and Social Services

Recreation- recreation worker with youth, senior citizens

Hospitality-restaurant management, cooking, baking, catering, hotel  management

Personal Services- barber, hairstylist, childcare worker, flight attendant, buildings and grounds workers

Military and Civil Service

Religion

A Learning Web apprentice, right, is surrounded by her "clients", at her doggie daycare apprenticeship.

A Learning Web apprentice, right, is surrounded by her “clients”, at her doggie daycare apprenticeship.

 

Science and Agriculture

Animal Care Services– large/small animals, veterinarian, vet technician, grooming, training, breeding, research, kennel

Farming- organic, permaculture, sustainable agriculture, farm-to-table

Natural resources and Environment- fisheries, horticulture, wildlife, ornithology, environmental science

Animal science and research

Biology, chemistry, physics, astronomy