The Parent's Guide to College and University: Essential Information for Parents on All Aspects of Further and Higher Education

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Are you confused about the education system? Do you find it hard to keep up with the different types of qualifications available? Do you want to know more about life at college and university? How do you help your child with their learning choices? How much will their studies cost? What financial support is available for students? This book answers all the questions that are concerning you about your child's further education, in a practical, user-friendly style. This book is a practical, user-friendly guide to further and higher education. It is aimed at parents who expect their children to continue their education after school. Topics addressed in the book include: an explanation of British qualifications; obtaining financial support; understanding study requirements; planning your expenditure; helping with learning choices and applications; understanding student life; and useful addresses and websites.
CONTENTS:
1. Understanding Educational Opportunities
2. Understanding British Qualifications
3. Understanding Study Requirements
4. Obtaining Government Financial Support
5. Finding Other Sources of Income
6. Planning your Expenditure
7. Helping with Learning Choices
8. Finding Special Needs/Disability Provision
9. Helping with Applications
10. Preparing for College and University
11. Supporting their Studies
12. Understanding Student Life
13. Helping them to keep Safe and Secure
14. Helping them to keep Healthy and Happy
15. Letting go of your Child
16. Understanding the Value of Education.

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Dr CATHERINE DAWSON has been a researcher specialising in educational research for over 17 years. She is a well-known contributor to academic journals on the subject of education and is also an experienced tutor who has worked with adult learners for many years. She is also author of Returning to Education and Practical Research Methods for How To Books.

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"Parents are still struggling to get information about the basics of higher education, despite a huge increase in interest since the introduction of fees." Times Higher Education Supplement"

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