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Skills Bridge: Welcome 2022

Bridge the gaps in your academic and digital skills and get ahead in your preparations for higher education.

Building connections and building confidence

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Coming to University can feel like a journey into the unknown: if others are making the same journey with you, it increases confidence.

Are you ready?

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Bridge the gaps in your academic and digital skills and get ahead in your preparations for higher education

You've come to the right place!

We also have online resources that you can use to explore what we mean by academic skills and information on how our team can help you to develop these skills. 

If you'd like to talk to someone about academic skills, either now or when you're on your course, just get in touch! 

Contact for more information.  

The Academic Skills Team 

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Whether you're transitioning from school or college or returning to education as a mature learner this is a great opportunity to make sure you’re equipped with the academic and digital skills and knowledge you’ll need to excel during your studies with us. You’ll also get the opportunity to meet support staff s from a range of different areas before you even officially start your studies with us.

As these sessions are aimed at developing you as an independent learner, we are asking that you attend the sessions without any accompanying guests unless absolutely necessary.

What to expect

  • Digital Skills
  • University Language and Terminology
  • Student Support Services
  • Library and Academic Resources
  • Tips on becoming a confident independent learner
  • Careers
  • Peer Mentor Scheme
  • Tour of the campus

You can join us on any one of these dates;

  • Wednesday 24 August 2022 
  • Thursday 8 September 2022
  • Friday 16 September 2022

Find out more using the link below and register for the date you would like to attend.