OpenLearn Scotland
OpenLearn Scotland

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OpenLearn Scotland

2.4 Am I ready to study in English?

Scotland benefits from having a culturally diverse population. Historically, Scotland has been a country of net emigration, with more people leaving Scotland to live elsewhere than moving to live in Scotland, but for the past four years Scotland's population has risen due to immigration. This course is aimed at people for whom English is an additional language. It offers learners the opportunity to assess their English language skills and to decide whether they feel ready to start studying at higher education level.

To access this material click on the course link below. It leads to a separate OpenLearn course and will open in a new window.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this free course you should be able to:

  • use online learning resources confidently;

  • make a choice about the suitability of higher education for you at the moment;

  • identify language areas which you may want to develop further.

 

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