Placement Examples

Each year, more than 1100 students undertake a five-week placement at the end of the second year of their degree studies (May-June).  Placements that have been offered previously are many and varied.  The following examples demonstrate this and will hopefully give you an insight into the possibilities for your organisation.

Placement examples include:

  • Project work
  • Producing promotional DVD's
  • Research
  • Photography projects
  • Coordinating events
  • Delivering dance/drama workshops
  • Finance assistant
  • Producing art installations
  • Developing marketing strategies
  • Working with victims of crime
  • Supporting teaching staff with lesson planning, group work and after-school clubs
  • Community initiatives with neighbourhood wardens, community police etc.
  • Healthy eating advisor
  • Working with homeless organisations
  • Sports coaching
  • Website development
  • Laboratory analysis
  • Assisting with setting up social media
  • Care and welfare of animals
  • Creating on-line educational resources
  • Community work
  • IT training
  • Legal assistant
  • Assisting editorial staff at a local newspaper

... the list is endless.  If you would like to discuss placement ideas with a Placement Coordinator, please contact us on 01244 512100.