15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module aims to support students in their personal and professional development and career planning. Students will develop skills in reflective practice, and understand how to assess and evaluate their own skills and attributes as they move to the next stage of their careers. You will be able to evaluate the professional environment, and the contributions you make within that professional context. Students will be encouraged to develop personal and professional goals for the future. Topics will include reflective practice, professional awareness, career planning, and various types of continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities

Staff Contact: APPLETON LEO
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Project/ portfolio

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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