Crafting a Professional Portfolio

Crafting a Professional Portfolio

Duration: 4 weeks

Schedule: 3 classes per week

Week 1: Self-Assessment and Goal Setting

During these classes, student will be introduced to concepts of employability and professional goal setting through skills, resources, and frameworks relevant to self and industry assessment.

Week 2: Resumes

During our classes this week, students will be guided through the step-by-step process of crafting a resume. Detailed attention and feedback will be given on all components of the document including the format, writing style, and content. The week will conclude with a guest lecture and peer-reviewed activity.

Week 3: Cover Letters

Students will learn to decipher job postings and identify skills required by hiring organizations. They will be introduced to the format and structure of cover letters and will practice writing the various components of the document.

Week 4: LinkedIn

Classes this week will be dedicated to understanding the purpose of professional social media networks and learning the various techniques to build a network crucial to an individual's professional goals. Students will develop and brand their LinkedIn profiles for potential recruiters through perfecting the various (experience, summary, and skills) sections on their profiles.

Course Fee: PKR 10,000/-

Note: CES may cancel or postpone a course due to insufficient enrolment or unforeseen circumstances. In this case, the university will refund registration/processing fee (if any) but will not be responsible for any other related charges/expenses including cancellation/change charges by airline and travel agencies. 

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Participants must register online through CES website by clicking on their desired course and filling out a one-page form. Before starting the registration process, please ensure that you have a formal scanned picture (for CES smart card) and CNIC details. Incorrect information provided during the registration process will lead towards cancellation of your enrolment at any stage and participants will not be entitled to claim a refund.

Once you have completed your online registration for your desired course, you may proceed to payment section. You have the option to pay online using your bank debit/credit cards through LUMS online payment system??https://pay.lums.edu.pk??OR by downloading the fee vouchers and depositing cash in any branch of designated banks specified on the fee voucher. Once you make your payment, you will receive a confirmation email within 24 to 48 working hours and your payment status will be updated to "PAID" in the online application portal.

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