Professional Skills Module

School of History and Cultures

This is a work placement module involving a minimum of 20 days in a work environment in the type of organisation or business sector to which history students might apply after graduation. It would provide an opportunity for you to develop transferable skills such as team work, problem solving, and presentational skills and give them an opportunity to develop skills of self-reflection.

(Please note that places are limited on this module)


20 credits


2,000 word reflective essay, assessed individual 10 minute presentation, and an end-of-placement appraisal from the placement mentor or line manager (placement)

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