The Mature Student's Guide to Higher Education

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Considering returning to study in higher education? Then this is the book for you! This accessible and informative book enables adults to manage the transition back to study by demystifying aspects of higher education with regard to course choice, modes of study and what to expect. The Mature Student's Guide to Higher Education encourages mature students, not only to acquire a new range of skills, but also to develop the skills they already possess. It provides guidance for adults who need to be aware of issues which affect their choice of course, their choice of institution and their chosen future career. In addition, it will help them know how to manage change, how to overcome barriers such as lack of confidence and how to manage time and family commitments.

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