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Transkills: supporting transition to University


For example: working independently, taking initiative, managing your finances and time, balancing academic and social commitments.

Development opportunities within the Tripos system

You will need to be organised to:

  • prepare for exams;
  • complete dissertations and extended essays (you will need to demonstrate your ability to organise substantial quantities of research data, structure a lengthy argument and manage your time);
  • arrange work experience or time spent abroad as part of your course.

Extra-curricular development opportunities

Including helping to run and promote:

  • sports teams;
  • societies;
  • committees.

Also managing:

  • family commitments/childcare;
  • budgets/finances.