SOI-092 Pitch Yourself (online)

Instructor Clelia Calabrò
Modality Online
Duration 6 hours
Period First semester

28.11 h19-21
1.12 h17-19
5.12 h19-21

Course objectives

As a graduate student, pitching yourself in the hope to obtain a job opportunity can be very hard: lack of confidence can creep in, compromising the outcome of your efforts. This course will teach how to present yourself with confidence, providing you with the right tools to communicate effectively and go from frustration to pride in your job search.  

Here’s an overview of the content:

  • How to create a great in-person first impression
  • The structure of a winning cover letter
  • Interviews structure and preparation technique

Content summary

  • Teaching: 90’ online interactive sessions with practical examples and additional resources
  • Learning: hands on activities to be carried out in class and at home
  • Assessment: final assignment (cover letter)

Teaching methods

Blended MOOC or Flipped class.


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