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Looking Good on Paper

Synopsis
A careers advice video using a dramatisation to show two undergraduates grappling with written job applications. They learn to: research jobs and employers; match what they can offer to what employers seek; argue their case effectively; deal with details that may be perceived as weaknesses; compile interesting, atractive covering letters.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 21 min.
Year of production
1996
Availability
Sale; 1999 sale: £35.00 (inclusive) AGCAS members
Notes
Reviewed by Ann Berry in ‘Newscheck’ Vol 7, No 1 (1/10/96), p19.
Uses
Undergraduates.
Subjects
Education
Keywords
careers guidance; curricula vitae; job seeking

Credits

Director
Peter Phillips

Sponsor

Name

Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services

Name

ICI

Distributor

Name

University of Southampton

Web
http://www.iss.soton.ac.uk/e.media/Frames/main1_frameset.html External site opens in new window
Phone
023 8059 2330
Fax
023 5980 3005
Address
Media Services
31 University Road
Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BJ
Name

University of Southampton, Computing Services, e.media

Email
e.media@soton.ac.uk
Web
http://www.iss.soton.ac.uk/e.media/Frames/main1_frameset.html External site opens in new window
Phone
023 8059 2330
Fax
023 8059 3005
Address
Building 2
Highfield
Southampton
SO17 1BJ

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