"I would advise students to make the most of their time at University. Yes, your grades and work are extremely important and should always remain at the centre of your focus. But take in all the great stuff that’s here while you can!"
Elizabeth Hatfield, BA International Relations
Where will your degree take you?
Exciting times are ahead as you embark on your “university career”. Just like in any other career, you will discover many opportunities open up to you as you settle in. From joining a society to gaining an internship, there are projects and initiatives to suit everyone. The choices you make will open new doors, challenge you to take on responsibilities and develop your skills.
You will deepen your knowledge and understanding of a subject you are passionate about throughout your degree. Each module you take will enhance fundamental employability skills such as in research, analysis and critical thinking.
The great news is that while you are doing things that interest and inspire you, you can also shape up your CV. You will also get the opportunity to meet employers and learn more about the array of careers and professions available to you. The Career Zone and Employability team will provide support and guidance along the way. So don’t delay, start on the path now. You never know where it will take you.
Date: 9 September 2014