Online Summer School
You have the option to participate in our 6 week Online Summer School, which if you complete to the required standard you will secure your entry to First Year. We strongly recommend you take up this offer for free support.
What is Online Summer School
Online Summer School is an alternative qualification and preparation route for eligible students. You will join either one or two subject modules* as well as completing a university skills course. Online Summer School will:
- prepare you for University level study;
- give you access to lots of advice from a dedicated team of experts to help you along every step of the way. Each student is assigned their own online Personal Tutor to work with throughout the course. Students who have completed the course the previous year (mentors) are also constantly on hand to help students find what they need and ensure they progress well.
* Some applicants may have additional conditions attached to their Online Summer School offer. Your UCAS offer from us will indicate any additional conditions.
Why should I consider the Online Summer School this year?
- Online Summer School will help prepare you for being a student. You will have access to modules, academics and resources that will enhance your learning and make the transition to first year easier.
- If you complete and pass Online Summer School to the required standard you will gain your place in September, Online Summer School qualifying you for 1st year entry.
* Some applicants may have additional conditions attached to their online summer school offer.
Is the course full time, all day?
No - you can learn in your own time. The course takes 6 weeks in total to complete running in June and July each year, so you must be available to study online daily throughout that period. The course can be done completely online at times. This can be done at home if you have reliable broadband access or on campus if you need to use the resources/facilities. Online Summer School students will complete an initial Academic Skills induction course before undertaking their subject module(s).
To summarise - why should I accept my place on Online Summer School?
- Online Summer School will give you the best possible preparation for being a University of Dundee student.
- By reserving the months of June and July to be with us, you will earn a head start on other students.
If you would like to book your place today, or would like us to contact you to discuss in more detail, complete the form below. You will receive an automatic email reply confirming the information you have supplied and we will contact you to discuss Online Summer School.