30 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This module enables students to identify, evaluate and develop a range of academic, professional and research skills which underpin success both at University and in the workplace. You will be introduced to theories of learning and of understanding the world which enable you to develop your effectiveness at University and in the wider world. You will reflect on the process of skills development at University and in paid and unpaid employment. You will also develop an action plan to apply your new and developing academic skills to your particular life circumstances.

Restrictions on availability: EMPTY

Staff Contact: HALE SARAH
Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Department for Lifelong Learning):

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK