Creative Arts Graduate Placement Scheme: Model of success

Noonan, A. (2011) Creative Arts Graduate Placement Scheme: Model of success. UWE Web Site. Available from:

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The Creative Arts Graduate Placement Scheme (2007-2009) served as a model for the UWE 2010 Graduate Internship Scheme, which sponsored 400 paid internships – the most of any University - through a successful HEFCE (ECIF) bid. By sharing best-practice and intelligence gathered from CA-GPS, the University’s Careers Unit was able to respond quickly to funding and graduate demands. Of these 400 internships, a high percentage (20%+) of these internships are in the creative sector. This case study investigates whether this statistic reflects a direct correlation to close industry links, networks and support of the CA-GPS. The study also compares performance and retention with the CA-GPS, and aims follow up with current and past participants. [This case study is currently in draft form, and will serve the basis of an ADM-HEA 2011/12 'Graduates with Impact' bid.]

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Bristol, creative, design, employability, enterprise, graduate, interviews, media, placement, UWE, work
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > School of Art and Design
ID Code:12882
Deposited By: A. Noonan
Deposited On:08 Oct 2010 10:16
Last Modified:15 Nov 2016 22:01

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