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An introduction to British Academic Culture for international students

A compulsory session delivered through the International Orientation Programme this session will guide students through the academic system of Plymouth University. Students will gain an understanding of what expectations of academics will have of them as well as understanding the academic regulations

Key information

Expected hours of commitment: 2

Who can participate?: All PU International students

Suitable for which level?*: All

Will this activity appear on my HEAR?: No

Which graduate attributes will I develop with this activity?

Main skills developed
The critical and creative learner

Other skills developed
The sustainable and global citizen
The competent and confident professional
The resilient and thriving individual

Is there a cost?
There is no cost for this activity

Further information

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/student-life/services/international-students/international-student-advisory-service/international-student-orientation-programme

*Levels explained

Level 4 is the equivalent of first stage undergraduate study (e.g, Certificate of Higher Education)

Level 5 is the equivalent of second stage undergraduate study (e.g. Diploma of Higher Education, Foundation degree)

Level 6 is the equivalent of final stage undergraduate study (e.g. Bachelors degree)

Level 7 is postgraduate study (e.g. Masters degree)