The University Preparation Course for students in Years 12 and 13 will give you a flying start when making decisions about applying to university, and transitioning to life when you get there.
The course is divided into six topics, covering two broad themes – ‘Education’ and ‘Life as a University Student'.
Throughout, you'll build your academic skills such as independent learning, critical thinking, problem-solving and a range of other skills that will help you to succeed at university. You'll learn through a mixture of lectures, articles and quizzes - and as the course is online, you can study at a pace that suits you.
Topics you'll encounter on the University Preparation Programme include:
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We also have a wide range of other resources on our Schools and Colleges web page, including our fantastic podcast series busting higher education myths, CPD resources for teachers and advisers, tips and tools for university applications, and our all-important information about on-campus events.