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We take our responsibility for preparing students for employment seriously by offering you the unique opportunity to develop skills, abilities and competences that are work-related.
We have a national reputation for our innovative work based learning modules, which form an integral part of the undergraduate curriculum.
Most students will undertake the Work Based Learning (WBL) module in Level 5 (Year 2) of their degree programme which involves spending 5 weeks working for an organisation followed by submission of a reflective report.
Students value work based learning which, they say:
You may choose to attend a placement anywhere within the UK. We have links with a wide variety of large and small organisations that offer a broad range of interesting placement opportunities. Work Based Learning could give you the chance to work with some of the most prestigious and innovative practitioners in business, personnel, accountancy, laboratories, the media, leisure, performing arts, education, sport, social services, specialist retailing, information technology, journalism, hospitals, police, animal welfare, museums and local government amongst others.