There will be six taught sessions and it is expected that learners will complete ‘reflective journals’ in between these sessions.
All professionals on the course will be matched with a named higher education link (‘buddy’) who can answer any questions between sessions.
Introduction to the programme and Go Higher West Yorkshire
Raising Aspirations & Supporting Decisions
Benefits of Higher Education
Routes into Further Education and Higher Education
Support Available for Care Leavers
Conclusions, Reflections and Next Steps
The sessions will also include the following experiences:
- A Campus Tour
- Meet the Support Services
- Meet a named Care Leaver contact
- Hear from a care experienced student
- Visit an Academic department
- Meet admissions staff