This section of the website is designed to help you with English, maths, computing and other key skills which will help you with studying at university. You can either work through the sections or click on the area you need help with. Within each section there are recommended resources which should help you improve your skills. There is also advice on further help such as books and university contacts. 

In addition to the resources listed below, the University has a Skills for Success unit which aims to help students to achieve their potential and become more successful. The unit offers students opportunities to develop skills for studies and employment via structured courses in academic writing, numeracy, ICT and study skills. Courses are delivered in small groups and in one-to-one sessions, to find out more about the Unit and the courses which are delivered click here.