Take part in an online Transition to HE programme, it introduces you to academic study skills, where you will look at referencing, critical thinking and essay writing skills. You will then move onto your first week at university, which covers finance budgeting to welcome week.
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The virtual Transition to HE programme introduces students to academic study skills, where you will look at referencing, critical thinking and essay writing skills. You will then move onto your first week at university, which covers finance budgeting to welcome week. Finishing off with student support at University, and top tips from current students for before and during university.
You will participate in sessions online delivered by various professionals and current students. You will take quizzes to test that you have an understanding and download free guides that will support you before and during university.
Purely online therefore this can be done out of school hours.
Learning Objectives (Linked to the Aimhigher Plus Progression Framework Learning Outcomes):
(As 5.1) Feel motivated and confident to succeed at Higher Education
(Aw 5.1) Recognise the skills and qualifications required for chosen HE pathway
(Aw 5.2) Understand the financial support available for students in HE and the means to access this
(Aw 5.3) Identify the potential career options following participation in HE
(AC 5.2) Prepared for a successful transition to HE study and life as a studenthttp://aimhigherwm.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Progression-Framework.pdf
100 per week (50% of the school's learners must be Aimhigher Plus)
Our cancellation policy applies. Visit this website below for more information: http://aimhigherwm.ac.uk/aimhigher-plus/events-and-activities/
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 4 (Students aged 14-16)
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
This event is delivered online
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