Developing a Professional Identity
The development of a professional identity can support you with career planning in an era of digital disruption whilst improving your work experience and job prospects.
Outline of Activity
Regardless of how hard we try, the reality is that the world of work is changing on a global scale. Existing job roles will shift to meet the demands of new work environments, and these shifts will vary across industries, businesses and employees. The development of a professional identity can support you with career planning in an era of digital disruption whilst improving your work experience and job prospects.
*This activity is only available to students if it is delivered to your class*
Successful students will be able to:
- Appreciate the importance of career ownership and the career planning process
- Identify and articulate their own transferable skills and professional competencies
- Adopt professional standards and behaviours in an online professional context
- Develop a career management strategy in the context of labour market opportunities and challenges.
100% Coursework Students develop a Professional LinkedIn Profile.
Assessment and feedback will be managed using Blackboard Learn.
Level of Commitment
50 hours to include:
Independent Study (including assessment)
Employability Curriculum Unit
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- Julie is responsible for students within School of Engineering, School of Built Environment and School of Architecture
- She leads on support for postgraduate students