|Prerequisites for Module|
BS1118 Academic and Professional Skills.
Aims of Module
The aim of this module is to facilitate employability skills recognition in students through a process of reflection and personal development planning.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
||Identify key employability skills required across a range of employment sectors.|
||Engage in a process of reflection on their current employability skills. |
||Produce a set of development objectives that enhance their current employability skills.|
Indicative Module Content
Employability skills, graduate employer requirements, reflection and reflective writing, personal development planning.
Indicative Student Workload
|Engagement in online tutorials and discussions||20|
|Online study through virtual learning environment||20|
|Private study||10||Mode of Delivery|
The module will be delivered online using the University's Virtual Learning Environment. This will facilitate access to a range of learning materials and supporting engagement.
||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|Component 1 ||1,2,3|
A reflective report with appended personal development objectives, addressing all learning outcomes
|1.||CAMERON, S., 2009. The business student's handbook: skills for study and employment. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited.|
|2.||COTTRELL, S., 2010. Skills for success : the personal development planning handbook. 2nd ed. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.|