Navigating the Higher Education application process can be confusing for young people and their parents. This course from University of Reading by FutureLearn will help you to support your young person in the university application process.
Support your child to make informed decisions with this university parent guide
You’ll explore the application timeline and key decision dates, such as when to register, and the deadline for submitting personal statements. This A Parent and Supporter Guide to University Entry course will also address common concerns such as what financial aid is available, and what support services your young person will have access to throughout their time at university.
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- Researching higher education
- The Application Process
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- 21 days
- 3 hrs/week
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesEducation General Studies & Classics View 15 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.
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- The course is for parents, carers, and supporters of students that are entering university and who may be leaving home for the first time.
- This course will also be useful for staff in local authorities supporting children in care and teaching staff looking for CPD training and to learn more about the university process.
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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.