成熟的学生

 

 

Many people choose to retrain 而且 change career at different points in their lives or enhance their career prospects in their current role. 申博官网所有的学术机构都有成熟的学生. 如果你对再培训的前景有任何担忧,申博官网会帮助你.

 

一群学生坐在蜂巢外喝咖啡

For our undergraduate courses, most of our mature student applicants apply to us through the UCAS的网站. 请浏览申博官网的网页 应用程序会发生什么 有关该过程的概述. 在一份UCAS申请中,你最多可以申请五门课程.

You apply 直接ly to the 申博开户 for all taught postgraduate 而且 Postgraduate Certificate programmes 和re is more information available on our dedicated 研究生申请网页.

 

Making your undergraduate application

When making an application through UCAS you will be asked to supply certain supporting statements including your education history, 个人陈述, 还有参考资料.

申请前

  • Our course specific web pages have details of the UCAS points 而且 qualifications required for each course. 你可以使用申博官网的 课程搜索 去找一门和你的兴趣相关的课程.
  • 在伍斯特, we underst而且 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, 包括更广泛的阅读, 以及你对你想要学习的学位的见解.

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 而且 demonstrate your existing skills, 你为什么对这门课程感兴趣, 而且 relevant real life or work experience.

网上有很好的关于写个人陈述的信息 UCAS的网站 包括一个 个人陈述工具 来帮助这个过程.

参考

作为申请过程的一部分,你会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, 然后是雇主, 志愿者主管或培训师可以为你写推荐信. 重要的是不要让朋友或家人做你的推荐人.

你需要在UCAS申请中提供推荐人的详细信息. UCAS will email your referee 直接ly with a link 而且 password to the reference page 而且 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, you  have access to all of our support, guidance 而且 extra curricular activities. 申博官网所有支持查询的主要联络点是申博官网firstpoint桌子.

Firstpoint

的 firstpoint team are located on the ground floor of the Peirson 研究 而且 Guidance Centre, 在圣约翰大学校园里. 的y are able to signpost you to different student welfare teams as well as offer advice on University procedures. 有关开放时间,请参阅申博官网firstpoint网页. Firstpoint可以帮助您:

  • 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
  • 充分利用大学
  • 钱的建议
  • 学生支持 & 幸福
  • 学习技巧
  • Unitots托儿所 

 

个人学术导师

All undergraduate students are provided with an appointed 个人学术导师 (PAT). Your 个人学术导师 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 而且 advice where necessary 而且 help to ease your transition into higher education.

You are normally advised to meet your 个人学术导师 within the first couple of weeks of your course, 作为你入职培训的一部分. 你可以期望在第一年至少安排四次会议, 无论是作为一个指导小组还是个人. 你可浏览申博官网个人学术导师 网页.

在伍斯特照顾孩子

申博开户 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, 而且 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 而且 Housing Benefit. 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 而且 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 

Caring for other family members or friends

If you care for an adult family member or friend, 你可以和当地政府的社会服务部门联系. 法律要求他们进行“照顾者评估”, which looks at your needs as a carer, as well as the needs of the person you care for.

If your needs change as a result of becoming a student (full-time or part-time), 他们会考虑到这一点. Services such as respite care (a break from caring, for example around exam times) may be possible.

Mature 学生, Parents 而且 Carers Network, run by the 学生’ Union can also offer support 而且 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, 致力于所有学生的教育利益和福利.

的 SU offers representation 而且 advice to students as well as opportunities to volunteer, 加入俱乐部和社团, 成为课程代表并访问 Mature 学生, Parents 而且 Carers Network. 你可以在网站上找到更多关于学生会的信息 苏的网站.

Fees 而且 funding for mature students

一开始,资助你的学业似乎很复杂, 但申博官网整理了一些信息来帮助理清事情.

申博开户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 而且 studying here, 所以你知道会发生什么. 的re is plenty of help available 而且 changes to the student loan system means that part-time students can more easily access funds.

 

费用及补助金

对于大多数学生来说, there are 政府ernment loans available to pay your fees 而且 to help with your living costs, which are repayable once you have graduated 而且 are earning over a minimum amount. 你还需要考虑其他费用,比如生活费用, accommodation fees 而且 study materials.

的 University also offers a limited 学习机会基金 而且 奖学金 基于特定的标准.

有关在大学期间财务的更多信息,请访问申博官网的 搞清楚财务状况 section.

你也可以联系 钱的建议 团队通过 firstpoint@worc.ac.uk

Financial 支持 for Healthcare students

From September 2020 students studying Nursing BSc, 助产学二元同步通信, 理疗二元同步通信, Occupational 的rapy BSc 而且 Paramedic Science BSc will receive a non-repayable 而且 non-means-tested payment of at least £5,每年万美元, 除了现有的主流学生支持.

This funding is made available by the 政府ernment. 学生 are advised to check the latest information from the 政府ernment to confirm their eligibility. 有关这项计划的详情,请浏览申博官网的 Financial 支持 for Healthcare 学生 网页.

 

成年学生宿舍

Finding the right student accommodation is  an important part of your university experience. 的re are several options to choose from 而且 our 住宿的团队学生会 是否能够提供帮助和建议.

 

校内住宿

Many students choose to live at home while they study in order to save money, 或者和家人在一起. Some mature students do choose to live in university accommodation 和 申博开户 has a great variety of halls, 包括专门的研究生宿舍.

大学保证为所有新生提供住宿, 一年级本科生, 前提是他们在UCAS截止日期前坚定地接受了自己的位置. 欲了解更多信息,请访问申博官网的 住宿的页面.

私人出租房屋

If you’re a mature student 而且 wish to live in 私人住宿,住宿办公室可以为您提供信息和建议. 该大学位于一个愉快和友好的伍斯特郊区, 离市中心不远, with plenty of private options available.