20 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: MAS279
Pre-requisites: Not required


Aims/Description: Through this unit students will develop the career management skills necessary to make and implement informed career decisions, both on graduation and beyond. They will gain a more in depth insight into their 'transferable skills' and improve their ability to articulate these in an increasingly competitive global market and so enhance their lifelong career potential. A comprehensive awareness of the range of opportunities available will be developed, as well as an understanding of how to access them, by demystifying the application and selection process and enhancing their employability.

Restrictions on availability: Level 2 Students Only. You can only register for this module up until 5pm on Friday of week 1 of the Add/Drop period

Staff Contact: Shirley Riley-Lake
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Careers Service):

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK