Application Tips for 19+ Courses

If you're considering a return to education but need help determining where to begin, we're here to assist you. We recognise life's various challenges, whether it's managing childcare, navigating financial concerns, or striking the right work-life balance. Below, we've compiled some valuable tips to guide you in exploring your options and selecting the course that best fits your needs.

Conduct thorough research

Ensure you explore all your options and clarify your course preferences. Consider whether a part-time, evening, or distance learning format suits your needs.

Select the appropriate course

Whether you're pursuing a passion, advancing in your career, or making a career change, identify available courses and determine the suitable level based on your qualifications and experience. Refer to our Levels Explained guide for insights.

Explore available support

Familiarise yourself with the support services offered. Discuss potential financial assistance for course fees, childcare, and travel with us. Our Support Team is ready to assist with your academic endeavours and mental health.

Visit the campus

If you need more clarification about your decision you can schedule a visit to explore the campus by attending one of our regular Open Evenings to tour the facilities, seek advice, and engage with tutors. Take this opportunity to assess the convenience of reaching us, whether by walking, driving, or public transport.