Activities | Year 9

Visual CV


An opportunity for Year 9 students to spend a day at the University working with University staff and undergraduate students to create a Visual CV. The CV concentrates on four main areas; values and beliefs, team working skills, multiple intelligence skills and goal setting, specific to each individual pupil. Through a series of interactive activities based on these key areas, pupils will be encouraged to examine their personal skills and natural abilities. They will consider their future ambitions as a way of assisting them in making insightful decisions, particularly in their upcoming GCSE subject options. Lunch is provided for this event.

Eligibility: This activity is targeted according to Widening Participation criteria.

Student Learning Outcome

  • Raise awareness of personal strengths and abilities
  • Team work skills
  • Increase knowledge and understanding of factors to consider when making decisions about GCSE’s

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