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Module

SEL3325 : Cultural Industries Placement Module (Semester 2)

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Tina Gharavi
  • Owning School: English Lit, Language & Linguistics
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 2 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 10.0

Aims

To give students the opportunity to gain work-based related experience in one of the cultural industries which relates directly to their academic study.
To enhance students’ employability skills including: communication, research and management.
To encourage self-appraisal and the ability to work effectively with others.

Outline Of Syllabus

Students attend briefing sessions and training in employability and entrepreneurial skills and are attached to appropriate placement.
Students visit their placement for one day per week (or other form of arrangement as suiting the student and the host) for about 10 weeks (60 hours) where their role will be to undertake duties as agreed between placement provider and Module Leader.

Assessment is based on a portfolio of evidence of competence and understanding of the role and the relation of their knowledge and skills to it.

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Reading Lists

Timetable