This is a 5 point module taken by year 2 environmental sciences students at Coleraine.
This activity includes develop an individual’s career potential and career pathway; Identify through a skills audit, strengths and areas for improvement in a student’s skills-set; Personal development planning and the personal development system; Identify environmental/geographical/marine science job opportunities and developing further job searching abilities; Production of a written CV and applications form and; Preparation for and undertaking a mock competency-based interview.
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
There are three coursework submissions:
This coursework element is focussed on the student’s engagement with PDP and the University’s PD System. A skills audit with the assembling of the evidence will form the core of this component.
This work is worth 20% of the total marks available.
Due: Week 4 – 18th October
This coursework element is focussed on the student’s application to a particular post.
The work handed in will consist of at least:
Due: Week 5 – 25th October
This coursework element is focussed on the student’s preparation for and participation in a mock professional, competency-based interview.
This work is worth 40% of the total marks available. (Week 5 - 9)