Presentation on theme: "What am I going to do after my degree? Catherine Reynolds, Careers and Employability Centre."— Presentation transcript:
What am I going to do after my degree? Catherine Reynolds, Careers and Employability Centre
What am I going to do after my degree? The session will cover.. Ideas for life after university Skills from your academic life Value of wider student experience Resources and information for further help
Ideas for life after university Determined by a mixture of multiple factors: ?
Exploring your options Finding out about the labour market http://www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/careerchoices/researchingcareers Finding out what suits you http://www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/careerchoices/interests
Skills from your academic life Building a range of skills and knowledge throughout your course http://www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/careerchoices/yourdegree www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/gettingexperience/firstyears
Skills from your wider student experience Part time, work experience, vacation and voluntary work Undergraduate internships Student societies Community groups in Brighton
Resources and information for further help Alumni Careers Network upReach Short interviews with a careers adviser Careers events www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/newsandevents/ www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/newsandevents/ FGS resources www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/aboutus/students/firstgeneration www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/aboutus/students/firstgeneration Today! Catherine Reynolds firstname.lastname@example.org