Undergraduate Module Descriptor
LAW2114C: Introduction to Professional Placement
This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.
Whilst the precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover all or some of the following topics:
- Introduction to Professional Placement
- Sessions with the Career Zone including: self-awareness, identifying individual key skills and promoting effectively, sourcing a placement, writing an effective CV and covering letter, interview techniques, professionalism in the workplace.
- Small group and 1:1 sessions to help find placements.
- Presentations and networking opportunities with previous placement students.
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Student learning and teaching||6||Seminars - you should attend all timetabled activities|
|Student learning and teaching||2||Presentation and networking with previous placement students|
|Student learning and teaching||1||Meetings and guidance with Career Zone and placement convenor|
|Guided independent study||30||Conducting additional research to prepare targeted high-quality applications. This could include attending the Law Fair or other similar networking events|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).