University of Technology Sydney

31016 Career Management for IT Professionals

6cp; On campus Online



This subject aims to prepare IT students for their first IT role or internship, to effectively market themselves to employers and apply professional skills and behaviours sought in the workplace. The subject initially focuses on the skills required to be competitive job seekers, an understanding of how to develop effective targeted job applications, and how to perform well in an interview. It then prepares students for professional practice through discussion of topics such as Australian workplace culture, time and resource management, and health and wellbeing in the workplace.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

Spring session, City campus

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