This module is designed to help you gain the necessary confidence and academic skills for degree level education and to develop professionally. It is particularly useful for you if you're thinking of starting a degree programme but have not studied at degree level before (or in a while).
We particularly recommend the Gateway module to Return to Practice applicants.
This module is available to all health, social care and allied healthcare professionals who are either working in practice or planning to return to practice.
Find out more about fees and funding.
The Gateway to Further Study module will develop your confidence and ability as an independent learner. It will prepare you to move on to further study at degree level.
On completion of this module you will be able to:
The module is delivered online via Canvas and optional workshops on campus.
The module is divided into five learning units, which you may work through at your own pace:
You should expect to set aside approximately 10 hours of study time a week for this module.
The module is delivered online, supported by electronic media (email, Skype and discussion board).
There are two written assignments:
Exact details are made available in the student handbook prior to module commencement.
Dr Purva Abhyankar
You can utilise the learning from the module as part of your current academic career pathway development and Personal Development Plan.