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Uni Skills for You

This free course is for anyone thinking of taking the first steps to study at university or TAFE. It is run online over 4 weeks or face-to-face over 2 consecutive days.

The course is facilitated by experienced USC advisers and is specially designed for adults of all ages who have not undertaken formal study for some years, or who did not finish high school.

The course aims to:

Tuition: there are no tuition fees for this course

Eligibility: 18+ years, during the year in which the course is held

Materials:

If you are interested in registering for the next available course in your region, please complete the online registration form via the link below.

 

"Before completing this course I was very apprehensive and anxious about going back to study. I now feel confident that I can give it my best shot. I also feel like USC's staff will offer so much help and support."

Course dates

USC Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs)

Dates: to be confirmed
Time: to be confirmed
Room: to be confirmed

Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

USC Fraser Coast

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Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

USC Gympie

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Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

 

USC Caboolture

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Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

USC Moreton Bay
General Session

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Time: to be confirmed
Room: to be confirmed

Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

USC Online

Dates: to be confirmed
Time: to be confirmed
Zoom: to be confirmed

Courses will run subject to final number of registrations. Please register to avoid disappointment.

Course details

During this program, you will further develop your existing understanding of potential study pathways, through exploring your interests, values, and transferable skills.

You will also produce a short piece of academic writing. There are no tests, assignments or exams.

Starting with a personal point of view on a topical issue, you will develop your skills as a researcher and writer as you turn those initial thoughts into a well-crafted, defensible statement on the topic.

Career Development staff will be available for individual consultations on completion of the course. Speak to your facilitator for further information.

This course cannot be used towards gaining admission into a USC program.

For further information on USC's bridging program, visit Tertiary Preparation Pathway.

Please note that this course is not intended for existing USC students. If you are a current student and need study skills assistance, please attend an academic skills workshop.