Personal & Interpersonal Development
Module DescriptorResources

Learn By Doing

The exercises shown in this section are generally a “do” activity.

Work as best as you can on each task and don’t be afraid of trying something new!

There are no mistakes – only skills being developed.


Beyond the Books

If at all possible we will not refer to books and ideally we will have all the content and resources you need right here on this website.

Of course some tasks may require research – this will require using an internet search engine.


Exercise 1

Principles of Personal Development

Exercise 2

Principals of Interpersonal Development

Exercise 3

Personal Profile

Exercise 4


Exercise 5


Exercise 6

Personal Learning Goals

Exercise 7

Learning Process and Styles

Exercise 8

Looking at CVs

Exercise 9

Personal Identity – Emotions

Exercise 10

Exploring Relationships

Exercise 11

Personal Growth

Exercise 12

Contemporary Social Issue

Exercise 13



Exercise 14


Exercise 15

Listening Skills

Exercise 16


Job Search Smart

Click on Logo to open site in a new window.

CareersPortal.ie is Ireland’s National Career Guidance website, providing the most up-to-date and relevant career information and resources to those needing or providing career guidance.

Their mission is to provide the most up-to-date career information supporting career and educational research in an integrated, innovative, supportive and engaging manner.

The site has become an integral tool for guidance professionals throughout the country. It is supported by both public and private organisations, who partner with us in order to help disseminate the most useful and update information about careers and courses across all sectors of the economy. The CareersPortal.ie website and guidance resources has grown hugely, both in content, and in its user base since its launch in 2008 and is now receiving over 4 million-page impressions a month.