Architectural Technology Placement Preparation Module
This module is taken by Year 2 Architectural Technology students at the Jordanstown campus. It includes activities which are aimed at enhancing students employability skills and preparing them for the world of work.
Outline of Activity
The module will encourage students to take a proactive approach to career and personal development planning. It will include a series of presentations from the career development centre and industry professionals on issues such as CV preparation, interview techniques, job seeking and portfolio design.
- Research skills
- Presentation skills
- Communication skills
- Employability skills
- Health and safety on placement.
- Record of Placement Search Activities
- Submission of Placement Proforma
- Initial CV and Cover Letter
- Participation in Mock Interview Class
- Placement Preparation Journal.
Level of Commitment
30 hours to include:
Attendance at placement preparation class
Completion of Placement
Researching CV/Portfolio design
Initial CV and Cover Letter
Preparation for Mock Interview
Placement Preparation Journal