WORD COUNT FOR THE SKILLS PORTFOLIO – (2200 Words)
1. What transferrable skills have you acquired whilst undertaking your course and the Professional Development Programme, and how have you applied them through the duration of your studies? Please refer to the list of skills on the previous page as a guide, but not a definitive list, of the types of transferrable skills that you should incorporate in your answer. (400 words)
2. What transferrable skills do you still need to develop further, and how do you intend to do this as you transition into work? (400 words)
3. How can you demonstrate to a future employer that you have acquired the necessary skills competencies for your chosen career? (300 words)
4- Skills Workshops (PDP Stream 3):
The Reflective Report must provide a detailed analysis of the skills set that you developed specifically during the workshops that you attended. (1100 words)
For the workshop(s) you attended, define the skills you developed in terms of what you can now do differently. Explain how these skills can be demonstrated in the workplace, for example, someone with good team work skills would show an ability to support other team members.
The Skills Portfolio is designed as an individual reflection of the student’s personal development. It will bring together the multidimensional strands of the experiential learning that students have gained throughout the duration of their course and allow them to articulate through reflective practice, how the “soft skills” they have acquired will prepare them for global employability.