CPD Webinar Series - 'Barriers to Progression'
Below is a recorded webinar discussing the barriers to career related progression for young people, particularly in terms of Higher Education. It was produced by the Southern Collaborative Networks, created by CUC Outreach Network and presented by Morag Walling.
CPD Webinar Series- 'FE Colleges as providers of Higher Education'
This webinar recording and supporting materials look at the important role that further education colleges play in widening participation to Higher Education. It was produced by the Southern Collaborative Networks, created by Kent and Medway Collaborative Network and presented by Joni Chase.
CPD Webinar Series- 'Post 16 Progression Pathways: Routes to HE'
This webinar recording and supporting materials cover the crucial decisions students are required to make during their education careers, how GCSE options influence FE pathways and how these in turn are connected to degree choices.
CPD Webinar Series - 'Student Finance'
This webinar recording Charmaine Valente, from Student Finance England (SFE), gives a high level overview of the 2016/17 Student Finance Policy, including DSA, Application and Repayments (key messages for students/sponsors) and SFE Resources.
CPD Webinar Series - 'UCAS Personal Statement Guidance'
This webinar for anyone who supports students with writing their UCAS personal statements. It offers tips to support students with planning, drafting and editing of their statements as well as reminders about the mechanics of the UCAS form. This webinar was delivered by the GROWS Network. The programme of webinars is brought to you by the Southern Collaborative Networks, made up of ten National Networks for Collaborative Outreach (NNCO) dedicated to improving access to higher education.
CPD Webinar Series - 'Qualification Reforms'
This webinar recording and supporting materials cover how those working in university admissions regard the changes to secondary-age qualifications. Information and advice on how students can best consider the range of options available to support them in their progression through GCSE and post-16 study into higher education will also be addressed.
CPD Webinar Series - 'University Interviews'
This webinar will provide careers advisers and teachers working with sixth formers, information about the university interview process. It will cover which university courses are likely to interview candidates, how interviews are structured for different courses, what qualities admissions tutors are looking for, what kind of questions they will ask and explore what group discussions involve. It will also cover interview preparation and techniques so that you can give your students the confidence to succeed.
CPD Webinar Series - 'Higher Apprenticeships: An alternative pathway through HE'
This webinar provides an introduction to higher and degree apprenticeships, offering an overview of the current landscape, the direction of travel and a general understanding of Apprenticeships as an alternative route through HE. Presented by Miranda Glavin on behalf of the Sussex Learning Network
CPD Webinar Series- 'Employable Futures'
The media has portrayed higher education as an expensive option. As a result, some young people don't consider it as a viable option for them. This webinar will outline the main benefits of going to HE, consider the concerns students may have and signpost to useful resources. It will also outline what employers are looking for from young people at 18 and post degree, highlight examples of graduate destinations and consider how to make the most of the university experience.
CPD Webinar Series- 'Oxford and Cambridge Explained'
An introduction to the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge and their application processes.