Taught course

Graduate Career and Professional Development

University of Dundee · School of Education and Social Work

Entry requirements

All applicants should have, or expect to gain by the beginning of the programme:

  • An organised Placement or Internship of 1 year (we will not source placement or internships for this programme, this must be done before applying to the programme)
  • A minimum of an Ordinary Degree or equivalent from a recognised institution

Months of entry


Course content

The course offers gives you the opportunity to boost your employability. You will be able to critically apply, consolidate, and review the knowledge, skills and practical experiences gained through a work-based learning experience. Through completing this course you will:

  • better understand your own career options, theories, and decision making processes
  • articulate your transferable skills and reflect on areas for development
  • develop advanced commercial and opportunity awareness
  • improve your professionalism, communication, team work and presentation skills
  • understand employer requirements

Information for international students

If your first language isn't English, then you need to demonstrate you have a good command of the English Language, with an IELTS score of 6.5 and above. Please check our Language Requirements page for details of equivalent grades from other test providers, and information about the University of Dundee English Language courses.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • GradCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Careers Service
+44 (0)1382 484017