Happily studying a degree at University of Warwick and aspiring to study and work in an area she likes didn’t … More
Category: 2+2 Degree
New Year, New You? Best-laid plans
Traditionally, January is a time for making resolutions and setting ourselves new challenges, whether they involve hunting for a new … More
I now teach at the college where my 2+2 journey began…
Since graduating with a degree in Social Studies in 2018 I have never stopped learning! I decided to study for … More
My aim on entering Higher Education was not to enhance my career prospects but to experience education for its own sake.
When I arrived at City College in Coventry for my first day as a mature student I felt a combination … More
I’ll never regret choosing to study a degree…
‘Picture it, Sicily 1932’! Actually, think more Hinckley 2014, when I was given details of the 2+2 degree from the … More
The 2+2 degree really did change my life…
A chance conversation with my friend Sharon Beasley led to me enrolling on the first ever 2+2 Social Studies programme … More
I was uncertain at first because of the length of the course but another friend of mine emphasised the massive opportunity obtaining a degree from one of the most prestigious universities in the world could present
After spending 21 years living in Britain away from my native country of France, I had built a rewarding professional … More
Delight in the dreaded dissertation
“You’re still doing that dissertation?!” We’ve seen the memes about the dreaded dissertation and the final push of motivation needed at the … More
Does imposter syndrome ever go away?
When asked to blog about my alumna adventures, I couldn’t bring myself to write before I got my assignment results … More
The tutors are a delight – knowledgeable, friendly and they really do care about your academic, personal and professional growth as a student.
Matthew Long is in his second year on the 2+2 Degree Pathway and here he shares his experience of returning … More