成熟的学生

 

 

Many people choose to retrain 和 change career at different points in their lives or enhance their career prospects in their current role. 澳门官方游戏官网所有的学术设施都有成熟学生的代表. 如果你对再培训有任何顾虑澳门官方游戏官网会帮你的.

 

一群学生一起坐在蜂巢外面喝咖啡

For our undergraduate courses, most of our mature student applicants apply to us through the UCAS的网站. Please view our web pages on what happens to your application for an overview of the process. 您可以在一个UCAS申请中申请最多5门课程.

You apply 直接ly to the 澳门官方游戏官网 for all taught postgraduate 和 Postgraduate Certificate programmes 和re is more information available on our dedicated 研究生申请网页.

 

申请本科

When making an application through UCAS you will be asked to supply certain supporting statements including your education history, 一个个人声明, 和一个参考.

在你申请

  • Our course specific web pages have details of the UCAS points 和 qualifications required for each course. 你可以使用澳门官方游戏官网的 课程搜索 找一门与你兴趣相关的课程.
  • 在伍斯特, we underst和 that life experience can be an invaluable asset to your study so if you are unsure as to whether you meet certain requirements you can email the Admissions Tutor for your chosen course to discuss your options.

 

个人陈述

的 personal statement is a piece of academic writing of around 650 words in length. Your personal statement is an opportunity to show off your suitability for your chosen courses. 你只能在UCAS申请中包含一份个人陈述, 它将用于你申请的所有课程.

Your personal statement should contain information on relevant academic study, 包括一个ny wider reading, 还有你对你想攻读的学位的洞察力.

作为一个成熟的学生, you can use your personal statement to mention any alternative entry requirements you’ve used in your application 和 demonstrate your existing skills, why the course interests you, 以及相关的实际生活或工作经验.

在网上有很多澳门官方游戏官网写个人陈述的信息 UCAS的网站 包括一个 Personal Statement Tool to help with the process.

参考

作为申请过程的一部分,你将被要求提供一份推荐信. 如果你目前正在接受教育, it is likely that a Course Leader or Head Teacher will provide a reference for you. 如果你是独立申请, 然后一个雇主, 志愿监督员或培训师可以为你写推荐信. 重要的是不要使用朋友或家庭成员作为你的参考.

作为UCAS申请的一部分,你需要提供推荐人的详细信息. UCAS will email your referee 直接ly with a link 和 password to the reference page 和 ask them to confirm their identity before submitting a reference. It is a good idea to give your referee plenty of time to submit their reference for you. Details of what the reference should contain 和 process are available on the UCAS的网站.

 

 

支持

作为一个成熟的学生, 你可以获得澳门官方游戏官网所有人的支持, 指导和课外活动. 澳门官方游戏官网的所有支持查询的主要联系点是澳门官方游戏官网firstpoint桌子.

Firstpoint

的 firstpoint team are located on the ground floor of the Peirson 研究 和 Guidance Centre, on the St John’s campus. 的y are able to signpost you to different student welfare teams as well as offer advice on University procedures. For opening times please see our firstpoint网页. Firstpoint can assist you with:

  • 职业生涯 & 就业服务
  • 牧师服务
  • 投诉
  • 咨询 & 心理健康
  • 残疾 & 阅读障碍服务
  • Making the most of university
  • 钱的建议
  • 学生支持 & 幸福
  • 学习技巧
  • Unitots托儿所 

 

Personal Academic Tutor

All undergraduate students are provided with an appointed Personal Academic Tutor (PAT). Your Personal Academic Tutor is usually a member of academic staff that teaches on your course 和y remain with you throughout time at university. 的y are here to offer academic guidance 和 advice where necessary 和 help to ease your transition into higher education.

You are normally advised to meet your Personal Academic Tutor within the first couple of weeks of your course, as part of your induction. 你可以期待在第一年至少四次预定会议, 无论是作为一个辅导小组,还是以个人为基础. 你可以浏览澳门官方游戏官网Personal Academic Tutor 网页.

照顾孩子 at Worcester

澳门官方游戏官网 has ‘Unitots,’ an excellent Ofsted-registered nursery on campus. 它为3个月至5岁的儿童提供照顾和教育. For more information on the nursery, 和 to make an application, you can visit our Unitots网页.

学生 with children may be entitled to Child Tax Credit, a 照顾孩子 Grant 和 Housing Benefit. 欲了解更多信息,请访问 www.直接.政府.uk

伍斯特郡早期帮助中心 provides free 和 impartial advice to families with children aged 0 to 19 years of age. 您可以致电01905 822666或发电子邮件与他们联系 earlyhelphub@worcestershire.政府.uk 

关心其他家庭成员或朋友

如果你关心一个成年的家庭成员或朋友, 你可以向当地的社会服务部门咨询. 根据法例,他们须进行“照顾者评估”, 它把你作为一个照顾者的需求考虑在内, 以及你关心的人的需求.

If your needs change as a result of becoming a student (full-time or part-time), they will take this into account. Services such as respite care (a break from caring, for example around exam times) may be possible.

成熟学生、父母和照顾者网络, run by the 学生’ Union can also offer support 和 advice for students who are studying with increased responsibilities.

学生会

学生会是一个独立的慈善机构, 致力于全体学生的教育利益和福祉.

的 SU offers representation 和 advice to students as well as opportunities to volunteer, join clubs 和 societies, 成为一个课程代表和访问 成熟学生、父母和照顾者网络. 你可以在网上找到更多澳门官方游戏官网学生会的信息 苏的网站.

对成年学生的费用和资助

乍一看,资助你的学业似乎很复杂, 但是澳门官方游戏官网已经收集了一些信息来帮助澳门官方游戏官网把事情弄清楚.

澳门官方游戏官网的学位是对你未来的巨大投资. It’s important to take the time to find out about the cost of living 和 studying here, so you know what to expect. 的re is plenty of help available 和 changes to the student loan system means that part-time students can more easily access funds.

 

成本和赠款

对于大多数学生, there are 政府ernment loans available to pay your fees 和 to help with your living costs, which are repayable once you have graduated 和 are earning over a minimum amount. 你还需要考虑其他费用,比如生活费用, 住宿费及学习资料.

大学还提供有限的 Access to Learning Fund奖学金 based on specific criteria.

想了解更多澳门官方游戏官网大学财务的信息,请访问澳门官方游戏官网的 找出财务状况 section.

You can also contact the 钱的建议 团队通过 firstpoint@worc.ac.uk

资助医疗专业学生

从2020年9月开始攻读护理理学学士学位的学生, 助产学二元同步通信, 理疗二元同步通信, Occupational 的rapy BSc 和 Paramedic Science BSc will receive a non-repayable 和 non-means-tested payment of at least £5,每年000, 除了现有的主流学生支持.

这笔资金由政府提供. 学生 are advised to check the latest information from the 政府ernment to confirm their eligibility. 有关此计划的进一步详情,请参阅澳门官方游戏官网的 对医疗专业学生的财政支持 网页.

 

成年学生住宿

Finding the right student accommodation is  an important part of your university experience. 有几种选择可供澳门官方游戏官网选择 住宿的团队学生会 能够提供帮助和建议吗.

 

On campus accommodation

Many students choose to live at home while they study in order to save money, or to be with their families. Some mature students do choose to live in university accommodation 和 澳门官方游戏官网 has a great variety of halls, 包括专门指定的研究生宿舍.

这所大学保证为所有的新人提供住宿, first-year undergraduates, 前提是他们在UCAS截止日期前确定接受录取. 欲了解更多信息,请访问澳门官方游戏官网的 住宿的页面.

Private rented accommodation

如果你是一个成熟的学生,希望生活在 私人住宿,住宿办公室可以帮助你的信息和建议. 该大学位于宜人而友好的伍斯特郊区, not far from the city centre, 有很多私人选择.