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The usefulness of adopting eCoach for teaching career development

JAYAWICKRAMA, Uchitha (2017) The usefulness of adopting eCoach for teaching career development. Innovative Practice in Higher Education, 3 (1).

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Abstract or description

Career development is an essential aspect for universitystudents which includes career planning (Stoeber et al.,2016).

eCoach is a popular web portal for career developmentwhich has latest career-related advice, tutorials, toolsand views from recruiters.

There are several technological tools available through eCoach (eCoach, 2014);

Career planning tool.
CV builder tool.
Interactive Elevator Pitch Builder tool.
Interview Simulator tool.
Limited research on career development and planningfor computing students; majority of literature representsthe career development in general or non-computingsectors (Jung, Y. & Takeuchi, N. 2016).

Therefore, this study aims at the effectiveness ofadopting eCoach for teaching career development forcomputing students.

Item Type: Article
Faculty: School of Computing and Digital Technologies > Computing
Event Title: Innovative Practice in Higher Education Journal
Depositing User: Uchitha JAYAWICKRAMA
Date Deposited: 17 May 2017 12:55
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2023 13:46

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