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Fit for the European labour market – Writing convincing applications in English


Objective:
Within 4 sessions will you learn universal tools and strategies which you can use to write your job applications for jobs in Europe. You will figure out how to develop your own convincing application style. Particular focus of the workshop will be the areas societal well-being and sustainability, however, the presented information will be useful for any situation. By the end of the workshop you will develop a complete job application for a position of your choice and will have an opportunity to gain peer feedback and feedback from the course instructor.


    Content
  • Applying for jobs in Europe
  • Analysing the job description, becoming aware of your potential
  • CVs in Europe
  • Cover letters in Europe
  • Peer-Feedback for boosting your job application



    Methods:
  • Interactive Workshop (brainstorming, discussions)
  • Development of individual strategies
  • Feedback from the course instructor and peer feedback


Target group: (International) students of all disciplines.

Group size: 15

Dates of 4 course sessions: 22.01., 29.01., 05.02., 12.02.2021, 2:15-3:45pm ONLINE (To complete the course, you need to participate in all sessions and prepare some homework in between.)

Location: BigBlueButton-Link will be sent to you after registration.

Language: English

Trainer: Natalia Maliuta (M.A. English Philology, former writing consultant at the International writing center, University of Göttingen)

Binding Registration: Please register yourself on StudIP Course search: "Fit for the European labour market – Writing convincing applications in English"

Contact: career@uni-goettingen.de