MKT40720 Professional Development

Academic Year 2022/2023

Students, acting as marketing advisors to firms and organisations, will learn professional skills related to the practice of marketing. Professional Development embraces the principle for action learning and actively encourages action to fail, as well as succeed.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

There are two learning outcomes for this module;

1. Operate effectively in teams and demonstrate self-direction when completing projects.

2. Engage in personal and professional self-reflection with a view to identifying and developing further the skills needed to operate succesfully in the global marketplace.

Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures

24

Specified Learning Activities

76

Autonomous Student Learning

400

Total

500

Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: PROFESSIONAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT:
Incl. Presentation & communication skills
Others incl. accountability & contribution
Varies over the Trimester n/a Graded Yes

35

Continuous Assessment: APPRAISALS & CAREER DEVELOPMENT:
Self-Appraisal documents and appraisal interviews
Exit interview
Career investigation and goal setting
Varies over the Trimester n/a Graded Yes

45

Continuous Assessment: ACTIVE & REFLECTIVE LEARNING:
Critical writing of self-reflection learning log
Formulating and agreeing personal/professional learning goals
Mentor Reflective Learning
Varies over the Trimester n/a Graded Yes

20


Carry forward of passed components
Yes
 
Remediation Type Remediation Timing
In-Module Resit Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Feedback individually to students, on an activity or draft prior to summative assessment
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Peer review activities
• Self-assessment activities

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Year Long (12 months - Sep)
     
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 31, 32, 33 Fri 09:00 - 10:50
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - Autumn: All Weeks Fri 09:00 - 10:50
Year Long (12 months - Sep)
     

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