What Your Degree Won’t Tell You

University doesn’t prepare you for every part of life after study. There are plenty of skills, knowledge and traits you’ll need to develop outside of your degree. Just take these ones, for example...

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Why You Need a Mentor

  Yoda and Luke Skywalker. Mr Miyagi and the Karate Kid. Charles Xavier and the X Men. Uncle Ben and Spiderman. Haymitch and Katniss Everdeen. Rafiki and Simba. Dumbledore and Harry Potter. Mentors are worth their weight in HDs. They are the people who will give you...

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The 5 People You Meet in a Group Assignment

People tend to hate group assignments. Even two hard working, competent students can struggle to work together. And we all know, there are many types of people in a group. Sadly, group assignments aren’t going anyway. Research shows that they can enhance learning, retention of knowledge...

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The 5 Lecturers You’ll Meet At Uni

            The One Who Hates Students This lecturer is constantly unhappy – usually to the point of anger – and who will usually take their frustrations out on you. They leave us with one burning question: why do it, if you hate it? You’ll probably be scared...

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