There are many excellent resources that can help you to understand what is expected from you at university. These resources can help you to improve your grades and give you a sense of confidence and achievement right from the start of your studies. These books are recommended as background reading both before starting and whilst studying your chosen course and will help to overcome many of the common issues experienced in Higher Education.
We also have online courses that you can undertake at your own pace, these are listed below. There is also a dedicated team of Academic Skills Advisers who are here to help you get the most out of study at University, you will meet members of the team during the Get Ahead course.
|Online Taster Sessions|
|Reaping the rewards of social media: Getting started with Twitter|
|Mindmaps for organisation and reflection: Getting started with MindMup|
|Using Youtube to manage your multimedia resources|
|Google Slides for Presentations|
|Knowing Where to Look|
|Understanding Your Task|