Bridging the gap to university 

Connect is a short course designed to prepare adults to get back into education. This free course provides information on how to progress to university and the skills needed to succeed. Each session will take place online for 1.5 hours twice a week for two weeks.

Start Date Wednesday 8 July 2020
Time 10.30am-12pm
Duration Two weeks
Venue Online
What will you study?

Session 1 - Wednesday 8 July - Exploring Higher Education

Session 2 - Friday 10 July - Funding Higher Education

Session 3 - Wednesday 15 July - Study Skills

Session 4 - Friday 17 July - Subject Lecture and Graduation

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants on completion of this course.

Cost Free
Entry Requirements No formal qualifications required 

Apply now

To apply for the Connect course please complete our online application form. 

Student Testimonials 

The Connect course has not only given me more confidence but also the motivation to complete my HE course, as well as an opportunity to change my life and the way I approach it.

Scott, Access to Business

I would wholeheartedly recommend the Connect programme to anyone who has an interest in accessing higher education.

Aslin, Access to Social Sciences

This is a great programme that will tell you all you need to know about higher education and will give you the confidence to just do it!

Rebecca, Access to Social Sciences

Progression paths

The Connect course will be a useful way for you to explore the idea of university and boost your confidence. If you are considering an Access to Higher Education course, this may be of particular benefit.

While entry to any of our programmes is subject to meeting their individual criteria, this course offers a foundation of the information and skills you will need to study at a higher level. Below are a selection of the Access to HE and other courses that we offer at our three campuses.

Additional support

If you have any queries or would like us to let you know when the next course is running, please get in touch.

talk. 024 7765 2222

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