Skip to 0 minutes and 6 seconds Studying at university is different to study at school or college. The biggest difference is having more control over how you spend your time and how you choose to learn. This online courses are designed to help you transition to higher education smoothly and make the most of your time as a student. Independent study is a key requirement for university. To help you do this well, you will learn time management methods to keep a work life balance and effective note making techniques. Good note making will help you to retain information, organise your thoughts and plan for assignments. You will also understand the value of critical thinking and pick up tools to help you evaluate your sources and question what you read.
Skip to 0 minutes and 42 seconds Writing is a highly valued skill at university. You’ll learn what academic writing is and how to do it successfully. As you learn these core skills, you’ll hear how our students access support services, what to do should you need help and what to expect when you start. If you want to have a head start with your undergraduate degree, join this course.