In any discussion on
career guidance with learners and their parents, we hear the same phrase over
and over again: "We have to prepare learners for careers that do not yet
While the job market is
constantly evolving, and hence in many instances is very uncertain, educators
can provide some guidance for learners, and their parents, on the subject
selection they should consider to ensure they develop the necessary skills,
expected of them in their tertiary studies and the world of work.