How to write a CV

  •  This advice is from Kent’s central Careers & Employability Service and is a good starting point to a basic layout format.   I think that there are enhancements that can be made to this format so please come back here in September and check out my additional advice.
  • – This great package of career information includes a chapter on CV writing (Chapter 6).   You can register to use this site without paying or being a student of the University of Law.
  • Online Learning:  The central Careers & Employability Service has a series of presentations available, which cover a range of employability topics from CV’s, Interviews, LinkedIn, to view on

Useful CV words

Research experience

This document will help you to identify the usefulness of undertaking a research placement and how to present details of it on your CV for either academic or other careers: Research Experience