What you study
The programme includes a compulsory 30-credit module designed to strengthen your key study, information literacy, IT & numeracy skills (and is completed in the first semester). This is followed by two, 15-credit, subject based modules completed in the second semester (options include: social science; science; computing; business; health and sports science).
How you learn and are assessed
The AHEAD programme is delivered two nights per week between September and May. Teaching on the AHEAD programme is designed to provide a supportive environment enabling you to develop, sharpen, and improve your study skills. You will be taught in a variety ways including through lectures, seminars, discussions, group work, practical classes and guided independent study. Assessment methods vary between different modules but take the form of portfolios, essays and reports, presentations and examinations.