Returning to Education as a Mature Student (FutureLearn)

Returning to Education as a Mature Student (FutureLearn)
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This course is for mature students who have been out of the education system for a significant period of time who are considering their future educational and career options with a view to doing a university course.
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Returning to Education as a Mature Student (FutureLearn)
Thinking of returning to education as a mature student? Make sense of higher education and reflect on your next steps. Understand how to succeed as a mature student. What is a mature student? What life and work experience can mature learners bring to the learning environment? Answer these questions and more with this course.

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You will will consider the perceived barriers that mature learners face and potential solutions to those barriers. You will learn about the skills you need to develop as a mature student, the support systems you can gain access to, and the guidance that is available to you in making an application to a course of interest.


Syllabus


Week 1: Are you mature?

Week 2: So, education might be for me... what next?


What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to...

- Engage with other mature learners

- Develop a timeline of the history of mature learners

- Evaluate their own barriers to returning to education including, those related to a sense of belonging to an education setting

- Design an action plan to prepare for the skills and support networks learners will need in advance of, and during, their course

- Apply the skills learned to begin making a UCAS application



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49.00 EUR
This course is for mature students who have been out of the education system for a significant period of time who are considering their future educational and career options with a view to doing a university course.

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