06210785 - Personal development (PPP)

Credit hour 2
Total number of hours 15
Number of hours for tutorials 15

Goals

TARGETED KNOWLEDGE
METHODOLOGY OF THE PROFESSIONAL PROJECT

TARGETED SKILLS
  • ANALYZING ONE'S PROFESSIONAL PROFILE AND ASSETS
  • IDENTIFYING CORRESPONDING JOB POSITIONS AND LINES OF BUSINESS OF INTEREST
  • USING SPECIFIC TOOLS AND STRATEGIES TO FIND A SUITABLE INTERNSHIP

Content

PART 1: ANALYZING ONESELF AND ONES' SKILLS
ANALYZING ONESELF
  • Asset qualifications, specifities, areas of improvement
  • Relevant experiences and significant achievements
  • Professional behaviour
  • Interculturality: barriers and oppoertunities
  • Synthesis

PART 2: – IDENTIFYING CORRESPONDING JOB POSITONS AND LINES OF BUSINESS OF INTEREST
  • Definition of the professional project
  • Job inquiries and networking
  • Synthesis

PART 3: INTERNSHIP SEARCH
  • C.V.
  • Motivation letter
  • Mock job interviews

Tests

Full dossier on the student's educational and professional project

Continuing Examination
  • 60 % --> group work and oral presentation
  • 10% --> participation and involvement during classes
  • 30% --> tutored projects

Additional Information

Teaching Methods
  • Whole class (17 students for 2019-2020)
  • Visual aids (videos)
  • Regular individual homework between two classes
  • Group real-life situations (eg. mock job interviews)
  • Two HR online resources : Talentoday (personality test) & Parcoureo (a jobs' encyclopedia)