Work placement FAQs

Students sawing a piece of chipboard

The questions we are most often asked about work placements on Cambridge School of Art courses and, more importantly, the answers to them.


Who can complete a work placement, and how do I get started?
How do I find my placement?
Do you guarantee a work placement or internship?
Where can I work?
Will I be paid?
When will I need to take my placement, and how long should it be?
How will I be assessed?
Why is this module not available for BA (Hons) Fine Art students, and how do I go about getting work experience without it?

If you have any more questions about placement opportunities in Cambridge School of Art, please attend the Careers and Employability drop in, Monday - Friday from 12-2pm in HEL 073. They also offer a CV surgery on Tuesdays from 1.30-3.30pm, and Thursdays from 11.30am-1.30pm.