Getting ahead

Discover a whole programme of pre-arrival workshops and course-specific resources to read before you join us

Get ahead events

Want to get a head-start on how to study at university or brush up on your skills? Our online workshops will introduce you to the library, show you how to navigate our virtual learning environment and help you get the most out of learning online and on campus. We'll cover topics such as evaluating sources, referencing, writing, maths, statistics and using Office. Choose as many of the live online workshops as you want. Watch the video! Details on how to book your place can be found here!


Reading list, preparation and more

In the lead-up to starting university, we’re putting together some key preparation reading, activities and sources of support for your course. Additionally, take a look at our online mini-modules to help you prepare for University.

Download the list