We give you the career skills and support you need to prepare for your future.
The Auckland Foundation Year includes our integrated CareerAhead service, to give you a competitive advantage in your career.
CareerAhead is a service designed to give you a head start in today's competitive graduate employment market by helping you become a confident, highly skilled and extremely employable graduate. This helps you to plan for your future and develop important employability skills. With our help you will gain the confidence you need to become a strong, successful graduate.
CareerAhead is delivered on our university pathway programmes in our Employability Skills unit. This unit is compulsory and you must pass it in order to progress to your undergraduate degree. During the programme, you will be supported by the course coordinator, your mentor and our Tertiary Counsellor.
During the CareerAhead programme, you will develop general employability skills, as well as specific skills for your chosen career.
Employability skills include:
CareerAhead will help you to:
The Auckland Foundation Year offers guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree on successful completion of the course.
Get an introduction to some of the teachers from the Auckland Foundation Year Programme and read their top tips for life at Taylors College.
Study on our Taylors College campus in Auckland. Here, you will benefit from a high level of student support and state-of-the-art college facilities.