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Graphic Web Designer at TopCashback – Mac’s placement experience so far

Mac, a Digital Media student, is working as a Graphic and Web Designer during his placement year at TopCashback. He tells us why he loves his placement and what his pretty impressive highlight has been so far.

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How my placement helped me get a graduate job at Topshop – Alex Marin, Fashion and Textile Design

A placement year “is the best time to get real hands-on experience” according to Alex Marin who graduated in 2016 with a 1st in BA (Hons) Fashion and Textile Design. In between years 2 and 3 of her degree Alex completed a placement year at Debenhams and she explains how this helped her in her final year and to get that graduate job at Topshop.

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Sound Engineer at Hot Vox – my placement experience so far

Robert Moisuc is a Music and Sound Technology student working as a Sound Engineer at an exciting music promotion company in London; Hot Vox. He tells us about his experience so far, gigs and festivals he’ll be working at and what it’s like being in the fast paced music industry.

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CCI Employability Day: Not Just Another Careers Fair

Be a part of the first ever creative careers event in the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI). Get a real insight into careers within the creative industries, speak with employers and get answers to your creative careers questions…

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My first month as the Placement Ambassador

How time flies! I cannot believe I have been working as the Placement and Employability Ambassador for a month! I’ve had a great few weeks here and enjoy the feeling of being busy again (because Third Year doesn’t do that enough – obviously!).

I thought I’d write a blog post to give you an insight into my job and what I get up to in this prestigious and coveted role…

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#AskTheAmbassador – that’s me!

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Video Media Specialist, Xerox – Kirsty’s placement experience so far

Kirsty Hampton is a Film Production student working as the only Video Media Specialist at Xerox. She tells us about her experience so far, how she was concerned that her work wasn’t good enough and why Xerox is such a great company to work for as a placement student.

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How my Warner Bros. placement helped me get a job at nDreams – Jon Whitney, Entertainment Technology

Jonathan Whitney, Entertainment Technology graduate, completed a placement at Warner Bros. for which he won the School of Creative Technologies Placement Student of the Year award. He tells us about his placement and why he doesn’t think he’d have been able to get his graduate job at nDreams if he hadn’t done a placement.

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Me at an awards ceremony with my manager

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