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Creative Attributes Framework

Creative Attributes Framework provides guidance for embedding and enhancing enterprise and employability within the curriculum at University of the Arts London.

The framework provides a structure to inform staff, students, and other stakeholders how students and graduates develop the wide-ranging qualities, experience and behaviours that prepare them for the future and enable them to develop and sustain a rewarding professional life.

Download the Guidance for Course Teams (PDF 2.7MB) to help you use the framework for your course and practice.

The framework sets out three groups of attributes:‌

Making things happen

We will support our students to practice and apply their learning in a variety of situations in the University, workplace and community. These experiences will enable our students to develop the attributes of proactivity, enterprise and agility.

Showcasing abilities and accomplishments

We will enable students to communicate about themselves and their ideas and develop their own narratives. They will be open to receiving feedback and adapt to different situations, demonstrating the attributes of communication, connectivity and storytelling.

Navigating change

We will equip our students to thrive in uncertain futures and navigate change by developing the attributes of curiosity, self-efficacy and resilience.