Attributes and Aspirations will be live for all incoming Master's students in the Faculties of Medicine, Engineering and the Natural Sciences from September 1st

Use the button on the right to access the course.

  1. Use the button on the right to access the course catalogue
  2. Log in using your Imperial username and password (top right corner)
  3. Click enrol now on the modules that you want to take
  4. You will then be able to access AA from Blackboard Learn alongside your other course content

What is AA?

Attributes & Aspirations is an interactive, practical, flexible online short course designed to support you make decisions on your professional future. It was created based on research into the skills employers and PhD programmes look for, so you can be sure they are the skills that you really need.

AA offers topics like teamworking, decision making, communication, as well as career planning and interview preparation skills. You can enrol and complete them when you need them on a timeline that works for you! Visit the Skills Map to explore what skills you can practice and where to find them.

By enrolling on AA

  • You can develop key skills that will help with your Master's study and in your future.
  • You will access content that designed specifically for Imperial College Postgraduate students in your faculty.
  • You will receive a certificate for each module you complete, but there are no formal assessments on the course.
Short cartoon video to give an introduction to the AA programme for undergraduate students