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Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more This course would be of immense benefit to international students who have been accepted to study at a UK university. You can use the hashtag #FLStudyUK to talk about this course on social media.

Topics Covered
  • Characteristic features of higher education in the UK: active engagement, critical thinking, evidence-based argument, independent study, academic integrity
  • Study modes: lectures, seminars, tutorials, student presentations, group assignments, their roles and functions
  • The language skills you need to achieve success (academic writing, reading, listening and note-taking, speaking)
  • Understanding assessment in higher education
  • Support services available to students; library, English language support, counselling etc.
  • Practical issues round living as a student in the UK: accommodation, making friends, what to bring, things you need to do on arrival

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Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Nov 13 (151 weeks ago)
Cost $0
From British Council via FutureLearn
Instructors Liz Wilding, Jonathan Smith, Anne Vicary (educator), Joan McCormack, Lucy Kingdon, Alex Wickenden, Jack G, Danielle Newey, Charlotte Li, Anas Awwad, Lukas Thibaut, Ismail Karaoz, Ben Stephens, Ben Wilde, Brian Turner, kefan wang, Thu Anh Pham
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Language English
Subjects Personal Development
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Rating Not enough ratings
Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Nov 13 (151 weeks ago)
Cost $0
From British Council via FutureLearn
Instructors Liz Wilding, Jonathan Smith, Anne Vicary (educator), Joan McCormack, Lucy Kingdon, Alex Wickenden, Jack G, Danielle Newey, Charlotte Li, Anas Awwad, Lukas Thibaut, Ismail Karaoz, Ben Stephens, Ben Wilde, Brian Turner, kefan wang, Thu Anh Pham
Download Videos Only via web browser
Language English
Subjects Personal Development
Tags Study Skills

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