This three-week University Preparation Course - Getting Ready for Success at University course ioffered by University of Hull by FutureLearn is designed to show you how UK-based university level learning may be different to your previous educational experiences, with the ultimate aim being to prepare you for success at university.
Reflect on the differences between university and school or college education
You’ll identify different ways of thinking and behaving that can set you on the path to success, and will understand the ways that university systems and the people within them will support you to achieve your very best.
You’ll also reflect on the differences between university and school or college education, and will discover how to prepare yourself for this change.
Develop a personal success plan at university
You’ll then get to grips with how university students learn and how they are assessed through exams, coursework and more. From here, you’ll then identify the ways in which you’ll be supported to succeed, and will start to develop your own personal plan for success.
Ultimately, on completion of this course, you’ll have reflected upon your current strengths and identified those areas that you might like to develop whilst at university.
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Programme StructureWhat topics will you cover?
- Teaching and Learning at a UK university
- Assessment at a UK university
- Support for student learning at a UK university
- Personal planning for success at a UK university
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- 21 days
- 3 hrs/week
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesGeneral Studies & Classics View 14 other Short Courses in General Studies & Classics in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- This course is aimed at prospective higher education students wishing to study in the UK.
- This can include school or college leavers, those returning to education and UK based and international students.
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InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
It's free to join and study this course, you have the option to upgrade and receive a digital certificate for $15.83.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.