This study guide is an invaluable resource for any student doing a work placement as part of their degree. The text provides practical and thorough advice to help students select, prepare, and navigate through their first experience of organizational life.
Section 3: University and Placement
Many students become deeply involved with the work at their placement organization – and it is right to give it your commitment and energy. But don't forget also that you are on the placement to learn, and you may have university work to complete as well. This may include a portfolio, report, or dissertation. So in this section, we share some practical advice about managing your university work during your placement.[Page 126]