Mployability and Entrepreneurship Assignment

Overview

You are asked to prepare a report of 2,000 words (+/-10%) demonstrating an awareness of the knowledge, skills and experience required by a recent graduate to enter an area of employment. The research and self-reflection required to prepare the report will support you in your future career planning and decisions, and in the transition to future opportunities after your undergraduate studies.

The overall aims of the assignment are to provide you with the opportunity to:

” demonstrate awareness of the different types of graduate opportunities i.e. graduate training schemes, professional careers, opportunities with small and medium size enterprises (SMEs), public sector roles, opportunities in  not for profit organisations& ..
” demonstrate how to research these opportunities in terms of range of resources available and reflect on the usefulness of these to you
” develop an awareness of the skills, knowledge and experiences graduate employers are looking for, and how they expect graduates to demonstrate these
” demonstrate the role of self awareness and reflection in Career Development activities