Nottingham Advantage Award – Career Planning Skills

As taught Spring Semester 2012

Margaret Wolff & Robert James, Careers and Employability Service

This module aims to enable students to think critically about their career planning and become better applicants when applying for employment/postgraduate study, during or after their academic studies. Topics covered will include:

  • Career Planning Skills
  • Career researching Skills
  • Self-Marketing – Applications
  • Self-Marketing – Interviews
  • Psychometric Testing
  • Self-Marketing – Assessment Centres
  • Guidance on evaluating and recording experience

Module Codes: XX1N02 (10 credits)

Suitable for study at: Undergraduate Level

Method and Frequency of Class: 5 x 2 hour workshops, a mock interview and a tutorial

Target Students: This module is available to all students as part of the Nottingham Advantage Award scheme.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Offering School: School of Education