It’s all about employability – a degree is no longer enough to secure a graduate position in the cut-throat job market.
Good grades is not all employers look for – with volunteering, internships, work experience and university clubs and societies also on their list.
Amira Aboukoura deep dives into why employers have these expectations and the effects they have on students.
Featured in this story:
Emily Akrami, Griffith University nursing student;
Dr. Amie Shaw, Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of Employment Relations and Human Resource
Management at Griffith University