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Unit Summary

Unit type

PG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

Unit aim

Assists students to develop their professional identity via an exploration of the nature of work.

Unit content

Module 1: Work, employability and identity

Module 2: Finding and securing meaningful work

Module 3: Opportunity awareness

Module 4: Personality,  values and emotional intelligence

Module 5: Motivation, goal setting and decision making

Module 6: Preferred approaches to leadership, power and influence

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1 meet the professional requirements of the employment selection process
2 analyse employment opportunities and career paths in a relevant industry sector
3 synthesise key principles, skills and attributes relating to career planning and development

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. meet the professional requirements of the employment selection process
  2. analyse employment opportunities and career paths in a relevant industry sector
  3. synthesise key principles, skills and attributes relating to career planning and development

Prescribed texts

  • No prescribed texts.

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.