Learning outcomes:

On successful completion of the unit, students should be able to:

Knowledge and Understanding

  • K1 Identify and interpret what an organisation is looking for, in its recruitment of work placement interns
  • K2 Recognise the technical, creative and managerial operations and skills involved in undertaking a work placement.

Cognitive Skills

  • C1 Negotiate a clear set of work placement objectives

Practical and Professional Skills

  • P1 Design and produce an electronic portfolio to support their CV, to provide evidence of their professional experience

Transferable and Key Skills

  • T1 Communicate information and ideas in an accurate, persuasive and creative manner.
  • T2 Demonstrate professional conduct in a work placement setting
  • T3 Develop confidence to ask for help when required