Some people love them, some people hate them. We get it - not everyone enjoys writing essays. Yet, essay writing is a core component of any high school curriculum. The writing skills that you develop through essay writing at school will stand you in good stead going forward into tertiary studies or the working world.
Welcome to this project-based course! We’re happy to walk this exciting journey with you. When applying for an internship, job opportunity, a bursary or anything that requires you to showcase who you are and what your skills are - you will need to submit a CV. Chances are, if you’re in high school or just starting out at university, you won’t have a lot to add to your CV. Your CV is the single most important document that will help you get a job. Join us as we work together to create a professional CV to start your career off on the right foot.
Long gone are the days of writing letters and waiting a painstakingly long amount of time for a response. Nowadays, our lives are a lot easier with the development of more instant forms of communication through digital mediums like computers and cell phones. Just because we are able to communicate more seamlessly doesn’t mean we can forget about formality. In this course, you will learn how to adequately craft professional emails which will serve as an invaluable skill going forward going into the working world or further studies.
Public speaking is an invaluable skill that you will use throughout your life in all sorts of contexts. Being a good public speaker it therefore a vital skill. If you don't consider yourself to be a good or confident public speaker, don't worry. It is surprisingly easy to improve your skills with a few simple tips and tricks.