×
SIXTH FORM LINKS  

University Application Support

This section of the website is dedicated to helping you in your university applications. We aim to provide the most up-to-date and relevant support so that students are confident in their applications to competitive universities and apprenticeships. We use ‘Unifrog’ to facilitate thorough student research and have a planned a step-by-step approach for students to follow.

UCAS PROGRAMME 2020/21

Unifrog link: https://www.unifrog.org/sign-in

 

WEEK

FOCUS

LINK & TASK

20th Apr

The Three C’s

Career Goals

Complete Task 1

Mr Hemming Video:

Click here >

27th Apr

How to choose what to study at university

Debunking the myth of student debt

Complete Task 2

Mr Hemming Video: Choosing a subject at university

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Making the most from unifrog

Click here>

4th May

Types of universities (red brick, etc.)

London unis vs outside of London

City-based unis vs campus unis

Concept of colleges

Complete Task 3

Mr Hemming Video:  Types of Universities

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Researching using unifrog

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Case study: Comparing two universities

Click here>

11th May

Pure subjects vs joint honours

League Tables – by unis, by subject, student satisf. etc.

Uni statistics – Success rate

Complete Task 4

Mr Hemming Video: Judging universities.

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Ranking using unifrog

Click here>

Ms Kotocova Video: Researching Courses

Click here>

18th May

Sandwich courses and studying abroad

Mr Hemming Video: Course details

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Comparing Sandwich courses

Click here>

1st June

Writing personal statement

TASK: Upload bullet points for personal statement on to unifrog.

Mr Hemming Video: Personal statements

Click here>

Ms Kotocova Video: Using unifrog statement tool

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: HSC statements

Click here>

8th June

Writing personal statement

Task: work on your personal statement draft due 19th June.

Mr Hemming Video: Personal statements 2 – Psychology statement

Click here>

Ms Kotocova Video: Personal statement tips – Subject knowledge

Click here>

Ms Kotocova Video: Great examples of personal statements on unifrog:

Click here>

15th June

Writing personal statement

Task: work on your personal statement draft due 19th June.

Mr Hemming Video: Personal statements 3 – Maths statement

Click here>

Ms Kotocova video: Business statement

Click here>

Research Apprenticeships on unifrog video:

Click here>

 

The school is part of United Learning. United Learning comprises: UCST (Registered in England No: 2780748. Charity No. 1016538) and ULT (Registered in England No. 4439859. An Exempt Charity). Companies limited by guarantee. VAT number 834 8515 12.
Registered address: United Learning, Worldwide House, Thorpe Wood, Peterborough, PE3 6SB. Tel: 01832 864 444

Financial Accountability and Freedom of Information
Website Terms, Cookies and Privacy
Policies

United Learning