UCAS and Enrichment Resources
Here you will find lots of useful and interesting resources for students and parents. Follow the links below to take you to the range of resources available. It will be updated on a regular basis so check back regularly:
The links below will take you directly to the websites listed:
For 15-18 year old students offering advice on A levels, degrees and alternative programmes for 18 year olds and also work experience, gap year and career options ( www.studentladder.co.uk)
Arch specialises in getting young people into great careers in IT, Digital, Marketing, Financial Services and Business through the Government backed Apprenticeship programme.
future-talent.com is the fastest growing online resource for school and college leavers across the UK and hosts a range of opportunities from apprenticeships and sponsored degrees to gap year and free training programmes.
An excellent site full of latest Apprenticeships and School Leavers Programmes, advice on writing cover letter and interview tips. You can also take a Career Test.
The official website for comparing course data from UK universities and higher education colleges.
University of London Taster Courses:
This website allows you to browse the university and college open day calendar and book your free place. It also has loads of advice on what to do at open days to make the most of the experience. (www.opendays.com/calendar/)
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Employability: 20th November 2013 delivered by University of Leicester Outreach Team
Student Finance: 31st January 2014, delivered by University of Leicester Outreach Team
Where Do I Find Information: Hot Topics
What Degree?: Hot Topics
What is UCAS?: Hot Topics
How can I prepare for my UCAS application?: Hot Topics
Enrichment Sessions on 12th February: Hot Topics
Researching University - Making the Right Choice: 28th February 2014 delivered by University of Leicester Outreach Team
Subjects Required for Different Degree Courses: Hot Topics
CV Writing and Interview Skills: UCAS Conference 2014, delivered by Rebecca Hunter and Lauren King from Alexander Mann Solutions
Writing a Personal Statemant for UCAS: Hot Topics