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Academic Skills for Higher Education

This course provides you with an insight into the core academic skills needed to help future study at University level. It encourages you to identify and develop relevant skills in areas such as using academic research, academic writing, effective learning strategies and presentation skills.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Monday 3 June, Mondays & Wednesdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information

Starts Monday 3 June, Mondays & Wednesdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm

You can apply for multiple Summer University certificate courses on one application form (up to a maximum of 30 credits).
If you apply for multiple courses, please check delivery times and ensure there are no clashes.
Courses appear as University Certificate of Credit on the apply online tab.

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What you study

Indicative content
Personal development
Study skills
Communication
Presentation skills
Academic writing skills
Critical thinking skills
Harvard reference skills
Reflection on learning
Portfolio building

How you are assessed

There is one assessment for this module:
End-Course assessment (100%) - individual 1,500 word portfolio with a structure and template provided.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed. This short course is ideal if you are considering a return to education.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Monday 3 June, Mondays & Wednesdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information