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Course module: 202000366
Work Field and Job Orientation
Course info
Course module202000366
Credits (ECTS)5
Course typeStudy Unit
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr. A.Z. Bosch
Contactperson for the course
dr. A.Z. Bosch
dr. A.Z. Bosch
Academic year2022
Starting block
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
At the end of the study unit work field and job orientation the student will be able to:
  • picture the work field of psychologists by means of a literature review and an interview
  • link their needs and pitfalls to the characteristics of a job
  • identify the major mechanisms job orientation and work field
  • make personal conclusions about the work field of psychology
  • present themselves to the job market in a professional way
  • Identify their own strongest and weakest points
  • take the perspectives of others into account
  • take in new information without judgment
  • Stepping back from their own point of view 
In the work field and job orientation component, the focus will be on  Putting own opinions aside and postpoing judgment.  By doing so, you might profit from other perspectives: in gaining an overview, regarding your career choices, your perception of your qualities and weaknesses and so on. You will have the opportunity during the work field and job orientation component to create a more realistic and balanced view on yourself and on the jobs.

Module description
This study unit is part of the module Psychological and Professional Skills (202000363). A module is offered as one educational unity and students take it as such.
Assumed previous knowledge
At least 45 EC of the first year’s modules (B1) have been obtained AND at least 21 EC of modules 3 and 4 have been obtained.
Module 8
Participating study
Bachelor Psychology
Required materials
Materials available on Canvas
Recommended materials
Instructional modes
Project supervised
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Portfolio 1 (group)

Portfolio 2 (Individual)

Portfolio 3 (Individual)


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