Last updated : 07 Aug 2016

Preparing for University




  • No group
  • Modules’ titles and Contents: no programm available outside the course

  • Name of the teache

Dr. Harriet Jones (Senior Lecturer at the University of East Anglia, a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and Director of the PreUniversity Skills Programme)

  • Would you suggest following the entire MOOC or just some modules? entire

Learning outcomes


“Developing skills relating to critical thinking; holding a supported, substantive argument; analyzing and using data or sources critically.”

  • List of soft skills developed: self evaluation; analytical skills; learning to learn

  • List of digital skills developed:

Teaching-Learning methodology

xMOOC (videos, quizzes, documents, forum)


Is there a final certification? Yes. A Statement of Participation (costs 34 GBP) Learning outcomes are evaluated by interaction with others on the course, comparison of progress, discussions

  • Soft skills Self evaluation, Analytical Skills, Learning to learn
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Unknown
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration 6 weeks
  • Level of commitment required workload of 3 hours per week
  • Cost Free MOOC, Paying certification * See platform for details
  • Providing institution University of East Anglia
  • Mooc Platform Futurelearn (
  • Target group Open for all persons, main focus on persons starting at university
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Availability of teachersHow to contact themForum / discussion groups
  • Keywords Self evaluation, Analytical skills, Learning to learn