Careers in World Languages

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The study of a world language is extremely practical for college and career readiness. Knowledge of any second language will give your students the edge they need in a competitive, international job market. It is equally important for ELLs to view their bilingualism as an asset for the workplace. This file will introduce your students to career paths they may wish to pursue with their world language knowledge.

This product may be printed, laminated, and displayed in your classroom or school. Once laminated and cut out , they can be used as flash cards for students to research various career paths and discuss as a class or in small groups.

Some facts and information cited in this file come from research and/or publications from various University/College websites and ACTFL (American Council on Teaching of Foreign Languages)


Product includes eight categories of possible career paths: Business, Communications, Education, Government Services, Humanities and Arts, Sciences, Technology and Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Services. Each category includes 8-15 specific jobs for World Languages.

1) Business:
Business Executives, Stenography, Banking and Finance, International Management,
Personnel Manager, Import/Export, Fashion Industry,
Receptionist, Sales, Automobile Industry,
Secretary, International Law, Public Relations

2)Communications:
International Operator, Translator, Publishing,
Foreign Correspondent, Interpreter ,Advertising
Journalist, Editor, Telecommunications,
Photographer, Customer Service, Film and Entertainment

3)Education:
Teacher (K-12) ,Study Abroad Coordinator,Textbook Author/Editor
Teaching English Overseas
University/College Professor, Tutor, Missionary Work,
Overseas Teacher for Foreign Corporations and Diplomats Teacher for Commercial Language Schools

4)Government Services:
Peace Corps, Immigration and Customs, Aid Agencies,
Diplomatic Corps, INS , Armed Forces,
Court Interpreter ,Federal Agencies, United Nations,
Intelligence (CIA, FBI, National Security) , Overseas Dependents' Schools, Social Work

5) Humanities and Arts:
Historian, Art Historian, Theater,
Travel Writer,
Critic / Reviewer, Philosophy,
Author Actor / Actress, Theology
Vocalist / Singer ,Linguist

6) Sciences:
Technical Translator, Engineering, Anthropologist,
Researcher, Medicine, Archeologist,
Lab Technician, Museum Studies, Archivist
Field Researcher, Library and Information Science

7) Technology:
Software Designer or Tester, Technical Support, Specialist Web Developer,
Careers in IT,
Applications Trainer, Web Community Manager, Software Consultant,Technical Writer, Web Localization Specialist, Software Localization Specialist

8) Travel, Tourism and Hospitality:
Hotel and Restaurant Staff / Management,
Publisher of Tourist Literature,Visitor and Convention Bureaus
International Tour Director,
Tour Guides, Foreign Travel Advisors,
Airline Industry,
Car Rental Agency,
Travel Agents, National Parks

I hope this product is useful to you and your students. Please view my other products and my Terms of Use located at this link:
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Credit to:
Ashley Hughes








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Careers in World Languages
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