How to Address Selection Criteria

Develop your writing skills and learn ways to successfully address selection criteria. Register now and start anytime.

10 hours
Anytime until 11 November

About this short course

Seeking employment can be an exciting, but also challenging endeavour.  In Australia, the application process usually entails developing a curriculum vitae, cover letter and a document addressing the selection criteria.

On completion of this course, you will be able to follow the steps required to prepare and write a highly effective document that responds succinctly to selection criteria.

Who should do this course?

The course is designed for people interested in developing their preparation and writing skills to address selection criteria succinctly and effectively to increase opportunities to secure employment.

Course Structure

This self-directed course provides 10 hours of quality learning. On completion you will be able to:

Identify the purpose and importance of selection criteria.

Articulate key transferable skills, attributes and personal qualities.

Apply an appropriate format, structure and style to address selection criteria.

Meet your instructor

Dr Cherie Hawkins

Dr Cherie Hawkins' main area of expertise is in career development and life aspirations, and she is passionate about programs, projects and activities that enable individuals to build their skills and knowledge through experiential learning.

This course has been developed by a team of highly experienced educators, industry experts and skilled professional practitioners including Dr Cherie Hawkins, Dr Ana Lobo, Jennifer Kemp-Smith, Dr Amanda Harper, Associate Professor Andrea Carr, and Netty Gibson. It has been informed by community and industry consultation and draws on contemporary principles and practices.