Career Camp

Module description and learning oucome

During an intensive career week, in the lecture free time in March/April students participate in many different event formats related to career orientation, career entry and career development. A wide variety of companies and potential employers present possible fields of work and occupations. Furthermore, there are workshops, 1:1 coaching sessions, panel discussions. During company excursions and career networking evenings there is the possibility to get into a casual exchange with many company representatives.

Learning objectives - depending on the program design

  •     Identify own potentials, strengths and weaknesses
  •     Knowledge of possible career options
  •     Knowledge of possible occupational fields in relation to the study programs of FB 07
  •     Knowledge about modern application strategies and about strategies for a successful career entry and further career development nationally/internationally
  •     Skills for self-presentation
  •     Getting to know agile working methods and agile project management (New Work)
  •     Basics of programming
  •     Networking skills and communication strategies with companies or potential employersElective area of General Studies.
  •     By choice, knowledge in the following areas:
    •     working in an intercultural environment
    •     internet-based networking portals (XING, LinkedIn, career portal of FB 07)
    •     specifics regarding an academic career
    •     presenting research results (poster design, presentation)
    •     business start-up
    •     assessment center training
    •     salary, taxes, contracts

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