Continuing your studies in third and fourth year here at Abertay?
Unsure about making the move from college to university?
Wondering how to manage the demands of a degree?
Then join the FREE Abertay College Transition (ACT) programme.
The online ACT programme is designed to help new students coming to Abertay for third and fourth year to settle into university life. It is especially useful if:
ACT puts you in the best possible position to start your studies by:
... all before you start the serious business of studying for your degree.
Nothing! It's completely free.
As a third or fourth year, you’ll automatically get access to the ACT programme once you’ve registered for university.
The programme covers a range of subjects. Topics include:
You’ll have plenty of opportunities to practise these skills, get feedback from our tutors, and to ask questions. At the end of the programme, you’ll know what your lecturers will expect of you and how to meet those expectations.
There are no tests, but we do set a writing task. If you choose to do this, you’ll get feedback on your academic writing which will give you some ideas about what you can already do well, what you might want to work on, and ways to do that.