学术感应

This two-week course is for any international undergraduate student who would like an all-round introduction to academic study at 黄金城官网大学 before starting on their degree. The course has a strong focus on writing and presenting information in academic contexts.

Staff members on the induction course will help you begin all the 大学's administrative procedures so that you can start finding your way around the library, 上课前的演讲大厅和服务大楼. You will meet students from other countries and have the opportunity to participate in a range of social activities so both your social life and your academic life should be off to a flying start.

课程日期

2022年8月19日星期五至2022年9月1日星期四. 必修课程迎新日在2022年8月19日(星期五).

学费

£1,000

A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required from students with unconditional offers. You should pay your deposit for the 学术感应 course when you accept your unconditional offer for your undergraduate degree. The full fee for your 学术感应 course must be paid by 31 May 2022.

学费 do not cover the cost of your accommodation during the course.

付款方式如下:

当您以银行转账或信用卡付款时,请选择 “学费” 选项,并输入相关金额. 这适用于存款和余额支付.

准入要求

申请这门课程, you must be an international student and hold an unconditional offer for an undergraduate course at the 黄金城官网大学 beginning in September 2022.


课程结构

This course is highly intensive and entails mornings and afternoons of class contact each week, 除了研讨会, 会话信息, 和独立学习.

宣讲会集中在黄金城官网学习的各个方面, 包括导航库和使用引用软件. There is a question and answer session on the advising system and institutional teaching policies, 以及对学生服务和就业中心的介绍.

早上的会议

上午的课程被分成60分钟的区块. Most classes are dedicated to essay writing and aim to enhance your command of academic language and style, 并帮助你在书面工作中建立清晰和凝聚力. This means structuring and organising your argument in the way most appropriate to each subject you study. The remaining classes are dedicated to research, presentation and seminar skills.

下午会议

在下午, there are subject-based lectures delivered by staff from a range of academic Schools. These lectures give you the opportunity to understand the rationale behind the different teaching methods used across the 大学 and the role they play in your learning.

课程内容

The general emphasis of the course is on essay writing and the presentation skills necessary for success as an undergraduate, and classes will include strategies for working with a variety of sources from books, 期刊文章和讲座, 无论是在图书馆还是在网上.


住宿

Students on the course will be placed in 大学 accommodation if they choose to apply to live in 大学 accommodation. 学校将于2022年8月18日(星期四)开始提供住宿.

当你完成 网上住宿申请, you must also ensure that you apply for accommodation for the 学术感应 course. This is to ensure that you will be allocated accommodation for both this course and your degree.

私人住宿

如果你不想申请大学住宿, please be aware that you are responsible for making your own alternative arrangements. 国际教育 Institute staff cannot assist you in finding private rented accommodation before or during the course. 黄金城官网在夏季的几个月里会非常忙碌, 而且可能很难找到一间负担得起的房间或公寓.

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社会活动

社会活动 during the programme will typically include at least one excursion and a ceilidh (a Scottish dancing evening), 还有当地乐队的现场音乐.

其他晚上的活动, such as theatre trips or events at the Students' Union are not included in the course fee. 然而, as students on these courses typically live together in 大学 accommodation, 有很多机会去了解彼此, 而且从不缺少非正式的社交活动.

Some or all in-person teaching on this course may be changed to online teaching if health and safety measures in summer 2022 require us to take this step. 计划中的社交活动也可能会发生变化.