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Gain experience


Gaining experience can help you develop the transferrable skills that employers want to see.

 It can also help you to assess which skills you already have and identify which you need to develop.

There are plenty of opportunities to gain experience while at university:

Extracurricular activities: Societies, volunteering and more

Internships and work experience

Part time and vacation jobs

Placement schemes

The Passport Scheme: Get experience, collect points, get an award!

Careers Moodle Courses


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