Personal Development Planning

Personal Development Planning

Programme
BSc

Extended Programme
Level:
Level 0
Awarding Body:
University of Plymouth
Module Leader
Anthony Attah
Format:
REPORT
Presentation:
No
Any special
requirements:
All work should be submitted on the Student Portal along with an
acceptable Turnitin Report
.
Word Limit:
12
00
word limit
Deadline date for
submission:
Tuesday 15
th
December at
12.00 midda
y (Week 11)
Learning outcomes to
be examined in this
assessment
Plan a series of actions and follow these through;
a)
Construct reflective logs on chosen subjects to highlight the skills
acquired and emphasise how improvement i
n performance is being
achieved.
b
)Exhibit motivation and confidence in engaging in personal and
career development and planning.
c)
Demonstrate progressive learning through a series of agreed
milestones.
Percentage of marks
awarded for module:
This assignment is worth 4
0
% of t
he total marks for the module
Assignment Task
Your task is to present a
1200
word report in which you define Personal Development Planning, and
select three areas of development which you then have to discuss in greater detail.
2
There will be three parts
to this

an introduction (
150 words approximately
), a main body (
900
words approximately
) and a conclusion (
150 words approximately
).
You should follow the structure outlined below:
(a)
Introduction

Define Personal Development Planning (150 words)
This s
hould include at least one academic source.
(b)
Main body

Choose
three
of the following topics and explain why they are an important part
of students’ Personal Development Planning

drawing on appropriate sources
(900 words)
1.
Understanding Academic
Misconduct and P
lagiarism
2.
Computer Literacy
3.
Communication Skills
4.
Leadership Skills
5.
Being able to write in an Academic and Critical m
anner
6.
Group Work
7.
Using Social Media to create a Professional Brand
(c)
Conclusion

explain briefly how PDP at GSM London helps students in both the short and
long term in their studies and their overall personal development (150 words).