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 2 hours twice a week for two weeks.

Start Date Tuesday 13th April
Time 10.00am-12pm
Duration Two weeks
Venue Online via Zoom
What will you study?

Tuesday 13th April - Session 1 - Exploring Higher Education

Thursday 15th April - Session 2 - Funding Higher Education

Tuesday 20th April - Session 3 - Study Skills

Thursday 22nd April - Session 4 Subject Lecture and Graduation

This course also provides the opportunity to hear from current students, members of the Wellbeing team and Course tutors.

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 book your place on the Connect course please complete our online 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.


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


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!


Progression paths

The Connect course will be a useful way for you to explore the idea of university and boost your confidence.

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 courses 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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