Journalism Employability (incorporating The Leicester Award)

Module code: JO1004

This module will help you develop your employability within journalism and the communications industries. This will help you to when applying for work experience during your undergraduate studies, and also when applying for further study or employment within the communications industries after you graduate. An embedded component of this module is the completion of The Leicester Award.

Topics covered

  • What is employability?
  • Finding work experience
  • Letters of application and CVs
  • Your media brand
  • The Leicester Award

Learning

  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 20 hours of practical work
  • 128 hours of independent study

Assessment

  • This is a non-assessed module.