CRL 100: Career Ready Learning

CRL 100 is a 6 credit point elective subject designed to help you learn how to manage your career now, and prepare yourself for the future. It will help you understand if your degree is right for you, learn how your studies fit into the workplace, build your professional network, discover job market trends and prepare for the future world of work.

CRL 100 will benefit students from all disciplines, and is particularly relevant for first year students from non-vocational degrees who are seeking greater clarity about career and course options.

What you will learn

This subject has been designed to help first year undergraduate students:

  • Make more informed decisions about career and course choice
  • Understand the connection between their degrees and what employers value by interviewing organisations as part of a project team
  • Understand how career opportunities are influenced by changing trends in the global workplace and Australia’s labour market
  • Develop their investigative, research and team-based skills
  • Enhance their employability skills

What students thought

2019 CRL 100 student | Bachelor of Commerce

“After doing CRL 100 I got an extensive understanding of the workplace and the job market. The practical assessments gave an insight on the interviewing process and employer expectations that aligned with my course discipline. The activities throughout the course helped me develop my curriculum vitae and work on my employability skills.”


As of 2021, CRL 100 is a core subject in the Bachelor of Social Sciences and the Bachelor of Social Change and Advocacy. The subject is also open to all domestic and international students from the following domestic campuses:

  • Wollongong
  • Bega
  • Batemans Bay
  • Shoalhaven
  • Southern Highlands
  • Southern Sydney

The subject has no quota and there are no entry level requirements to enrol in this subject.


Information sessions

If you are interested in the subject and would like to learn more, register and come along to our online information session listed below. You will be able to meet the Subject Coordinator and find out how this subject could work for you. 

The information sessions for Spring session have finished. The next will be held in early 2022 for Autumn session. Check this page in early 2022 to register.


Enrol Now

Places in this subject are limited. If you meet the eligibility requirements above, you can enrol in this subject via SOLS.

As places in this subject are limited, should the number of applicants that are deemed eligible exceed the number of places, preference will be given to students based on degree type and year of study.

More information

Subject information

View more information about CRL 100 in the Handbook.

Contact us

If you have any enquiries regarding CRL 100, you can contact us via the below methods: