This is a ‘toolkit’ of skills to prepare students for progression into Higher Education

    There are three subject areas:

    1.  Personal Development Skills

            Preparing a CV

            Writing a UCAS application

            Developing Interview Skills

    2.  Research Skills

            Time management and organisational skills

            Using library and electronic skills

            Using information sources and referencing

            The concept of plagiarism and possible effects

    3.  Presentation

            Planning a presentation

            Identifying sources and making preparations for a presentation

            Checking, timing and practising for the presentation

            Delivering and evaluating the presentation

    Incorporated into the 'toolkit' sessions will be some study skills to enable students to work at the required level for the course.