Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter

    And also, when is the latest you should apply for a spring week? I really would prefer if I applied for a spring next year as opposed to this year because I havent even written a cover letter yet but Im doing a placement year...

    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play

    A placement is in year 3 of your course, a spring week is in first year of a three year course or second year of a placement four year course, though you can always say your placement year is optional (for most, it is) and just apply in both year 1 and 2.

    No, you can't get a spring week in a placement year.

    You can however do a summer internship in your placement year, however that would mean finding a short placement that ends before June and you booking a holiday when you get invites to their offices for interviews et al. Slight disadvantage in that many summer interns are spring week products.
Submit reply
Turn on thread page Beta
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: November 4, 2017
Black Friday: Yay or Nay?
Useful resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.