Applied Employment Skills Package

Get the skills you need to stand out.

About the Applied Work Skills Package

The Applied Employment Skills Package is designed to prepare you for success at university and in your future career.

The Applied Employment Skills Package is an ‘opt in’ program is designed to develop your professional networks, confidence, and the skills necessary to succeed in the job market. The package includes regular sessions delivered by as well as sessions devoted to writing CV’s, applications for employment and developing interview skills. You can choose from a range of activities to acquire sufficient ‘points’ to earn a Certificate of Completion and a badge which can be shared on social media and displayed on your CV.

Read the full Terms and Conditions (PDF 274KB).

For more information or enquires, contact  business.skills@utas.edu.au.

Program Benefits

Networking

Industry connection

Mentoring

Professional associations

Practical skills

Volunteering

Frequently asked questions

The Applied Employment Skills Package is an ‘opt in’ program is designed to develop your professional networks, confidence, and the skills necessary to succeed in the job market.

The package includes regular sessions delivered by as well as sessions devoted to writing CV’s, applications for employment and developing interview skills. You can choose from a range of activities to acquire sufficient ‘points’ to earn a Certificate of Completion and a badge which can be shared on social media and displayed on your CV.

The Applied Employment Skills Package is not a credit awarded unit.  Students that successfully complete the requirements will be given a Certificate of Completion.

Eligible students can opt in to the program by completing the Expression of Interest form.

No.

The Applied Employment Skills Package will develop your employability skills and work readiness, and provide you with an extra advantage to be competitive in the job market. It also offers significant networking opportunities and a range of other benefits.

Yes, both international and domestic students are eligible for the Applied Employment Skills Package.

Offshore students who are categorised as studying “on campus” are eligible to participate in the program (i.e. students who are not able to study on-campus until borders reopen).

The Applied Employment Skills Package is a parallel employability program which involves active participation in a number of sessions designed to equip students for readiness for employment. and one unit devoted to a corporate internship.

To ensure the best outcomes for students, package participants will be expected to actively participate in at least 80% of program workshops plus undertake approved activities to earn points and submit reflection and evidence requirements.

Current student of Master of Professional Accounting or Master of Finance.

Yes, the program is available to commencing and continuing students.

Yes