Karrierközpont

Career-management: Steps of applying for a job (Career-management I.)

This course will help you to make choices about your future career, find suitable opportunities and be successful in selection processes.

Code of the course: VKN-096G:43

Credits: 2 credits

Type of the course: lecture/practical/exam

Type of the evaluation: exam/practical mark

Course requirements: This course is not for Hungarian students.

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Course description:

Description: It’s important to start thinking about your career as this will help you make informed decisions about the types of qualifications, skills and work experience you’ll need to get into your chosen career or industry.

CV, application form and covering letter will very often be the first contact you make with a prospective employer, so it’s important you get it right and make a good first impression.

If you get invited to interview it’s up to you to persuade them that your personality, experience, and skills are better suited to the role than the other candidates.

This course will help you to make choices about your future career, find suitable opportunities and be successful in selection processes.

 

Aims:

Learn how to write a CV and covering letters. How to be successful in selection processes. How to become more employable.

 

Main topics:

Career planning & job hunting, Working towards your future- Career Timeline, Application forms Creating a successful CV, Covering letters, Interviews, Networking, Social Media, Work experience

 
3-5 most important required and suggested readings (eg. textbook) with bibliographic details (author, title, details of edition, pages, ISBN)

 

Timetable:

1st modul 23 November 10:00-17:00 ELTE BTK (1088 Bp., Múzeum krt. 4), A/- 123.
2nd modul 24 November 10:00-17:00 ELTE BTK (1088 Bp., Múzeum krt. 4), A/- 123.