Qualities and Skills
Listed below are some personal qualities and skills that are needed for learning and employment.
To give a snapshot of where you think you are right now, look at each quality or skill and rate yourself on a scale of 1 to 5, skill is;
- 1 - weak and needs development
- 2 - not very strong and needs development
- 3 - quite strong but could be developed
- 4 - strong but could be improved
- 5 - strong and already well-developed
Mark your answer with the appropriate number
|Consideration for other people|
|Organising work – setting priorities|
|Finding out information|
|Writing in my own words|
|Keeping focused and ignoring distractions|
|Taking notes during lessons|
|Organising course notes|
|Using a computer to find information|
|Using a computer to write notes, letters etc.|
|Working with numbers|
Towards the end of your course, you will have an opportunity to repeat this exercise to see if you feel differently.
Strengths and Development Areas
Where are your strengths and where do you need to develop your skills?
|My Strengths are:||My Development areas are:|