Students are encouraged to find work experience through the core Personal and Professional Development units, aided by the course team’s professional contacts. Recent work placement destinations include Carswell Gould, Voodoo Ltd, Adventure001, AMB Marketing, Splice Marketing and GottaBe! Marketing.
Students work on commissioned briefs from local employers and undertake work experience and volunteer placements, as well as setting up businesses. Projects include designing new products to sell in support of the AIDS campaign and marketing campaigns for a fitness academy and a physiotherapy company.