Starting at university
As the world contends with climate emergency, social inequalities and the challenge of sustainable development in the context of a global pandemic, tomorrow’s graduates like you will be sought after to provide realistic, credible and transformative solutions. Your course will deepen your knowledge of environmental and social issues, provide opportunities for you to develop your expertise, and will open the door into the world of research and professional practice.
We know you are going to have a brilliant time here. However, there’s a lot to think about before starting university so we’ve put together some information designed to enable you to get to know your subject better and help get your student life off to the best possible start.
Start getting ready now
The advice on the following pages will give you a flavour of what it’s like to learn here and will help you to get to know us before you arrive.
Tour your campus
Our geography, geology and environment courses are based on our Moulsecoomb campus in Brighton. Take a 360º tour of the campus and the facilities:
After results day
Look out for our emails telling you about enrolment. Follow our instructions and once you’ve enrolled online you’ll have access to:
- our online learning environment and be able to download the MyBrighton app
- from the MyBrighton app, you can access the virtual learning area MyStudies. A link will take you to your course home page – meet your course leader, find out about what to bring and what to expect from welcome week. There’s an opportunity to take on some pre-entry academic activities to help ease you into student life.
Stay in touch
- Make sure you look out for our emails, attend our online events and subscribe to this blog.
- Got any questions? You can also chat to a current student online.
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Visit the website to find out more about what to expect and what you need to do before you get here.