CV
The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills
under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
What is a CV?
...
The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills
under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
What is a CV?
...
What is a CV?
• The CV provides a challenge for students to
communicate information about themselves
in a way that is conc...
What is a CV?
• A curriculum vitae is a short account of what a
person has to offer a potential employer. Its purpose
is t...
What is a CV?
• For the purpose of the Link Modules’
portfolio, students should not prepare a CV
for a particular job.
• T...
What is a CV?
• Students will add to their skills and experience
during the course of the LCVP and should be
encouraged to...
Curriculum Vitae
A core portfolio item
Curriculum Vitae
Assessment Criteria (pg 47 PS)
• Generate a word processed document with a clear and
consistent layout
• ...
Curriculum Vitae
• Core Item
• 2 A4 Pages
• Regular Font – Times New Roman
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What is a CV

  1. 1. CV
  2. 2. The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 What is a CV? © PDST, 2010 2 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
  3. 3. The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 What is a CV? • Students are required to compile and create a curriculum vitae (CV) as part of Unit 2 of the Link Module: Preparation for the World of Work. • This unit introduces other job-seeking skills including letter writing, form filling and interview preparation © PDST, 2010 3 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013 The PDST is funded by the Department of Education and Skills under the National Development Plan, 2007-2013
  4. 4. What is a CV? • The CV provides a challenge for students to communicate information about themselves in a way that is concise and easy to read. • It is an important skill—one that may well be of use to them throughout their working lives. • The CV provides a challenge for students to communicate information about themselves in a way that is concise and easy to read. • It is an important skill—one that may well be of use to them throughout their working lives.
  5. 5. What is a CV? • A curriculum vitae is a short account of what a person has to offer a potential employer. Its purpose is to gain an interview for a job and it is likely to form the basis of that interview. • While there is no one definitive template, a CV will typically contain the applicant's personal details and short statements outlining his/her – qualifications, – qualities and skills, – work experience, – achievements and interests.
  6. 6. What is a CV? • For the purpose of the Link Modules’ portfolio, students should not prepare a CV for a particular job. • They should compose a general, all purpose CV that concentrates on presenting relevant information in a concise and ordered way.
  7. 7. What is a CV? • Students will add to their skills and experience during the course of the LCVP and should be encouraged to revise their CV's at regular intervals. • It is hoped that the CV selected for inclusion in the Link Modules portfolio will contain evidence of new skills and experience gained by the student during the course of the Programme
  8. 8. Curriculum Vitae A core portfolio item
  9. 9. Curriculum Vitae Assessment Criteria (pg 47 PS) • Generate a word processed document with a clear and consistent layout • Choose font, format and language appropriate to the task content • Select relevant information, categorise under appropriate headings and arrange in appropriate order • Communicate concisely and accurately using correct grammar, spelling and punctuation • Highlight personal skills and qualities in an imaginative way
  10. 10. Curriculum Vitae • Core Item • 2 A4 Pages • Regular Font – Times New Roman

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