Learning objectives

In this module you will learn how to create a good CV. You will get information on different CV types and formats, CV structure and sections and CV layout.

At the end of this module you should be able to write an effective CV and adapt your CV to a specific job ad.


You should have completed the following Curios tests:

  • Placement test MTB Writing
  • Placement test MTB Reading
  • Placement test MTB Listening


This module consists of 3 parts: theory - practice - case. You can either choose to start reading the theory or, if you prefer a more problem-oriented approach, you can begin with the exercises in the practice part. Alternatively, you may want to tackle the case head-on.


This module was developed by the University of Antwerp and Ghent University. Team: Bart Deygers, Geert Jacobs, Marilyn Michels, Liesbeth Opdenacker and Ellen Van Praet.

Created: September 2005 | Updated: July 2009