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Transition Resources

Learning to Learn:

We have created Learning to Learn in Economics to help you familiarising with our blended learning approach and discover and engage with the tools and resources available within the Department to succeed in your learning experience.

Starting a new degree might feel as daunting as it is exciting. Learning to Learn in Economics is a self-study module organised in different sections. Each section includes an e-book or a set of useful external resources that will give you general information about:

1) Our teaching and learning delivery strategy.

2) Specific guidelines on how to use our Virtual Learning Environment (e.g., Moodle) and other technology tools used within the Department to communicate with students and colleagues (e.g., Tabula and MS Teams).

3) The wellbeing and pastoral support available within the Economics Department.

4) Student engagement and career opportunities.

Access the Learning to Learn moodle page here.Link opens in a new window

The Academic Writing Skills:

This resource is designed to equip students to understand and confidently execute any writing assignment during their degree programme. It provides a step-by-step writing guidance to demonstrate writing as a process

Access the Academic Writing Skills resources hereLink opens in a new window.

Transitioning to Economics:

This resource is designed to help students, primarily those who do not have an economics background, to catch up with essential concepts and terminology that will be introduced to them in the first few weeks of term.

Please note this is a trial course for 2022/3:

Access the Transitioning to Economics resources here.Link opens in a new window