Study Skills

Oxford Brookes University

Pre-Master On Campus
6 months
5960 GBP/year
5960 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Study Skills programme at the Oxford Brookes University will prepare you for your future master's course. You will develop your study skills and subject knowledge in your chosen area. 


In the Study Skills programme at the Oxford Brookes University, you will understand the demands of British postgraduate higher education so feel confident to start your degree.

You can specialise in a subject of your choice from a wide range of subjects that include business, tourism, hospitality and leisure, law, social sciences, arts, humanities, computing and technology.

Teaching learning and assessment

You will be taught by highly qualified academic staff who have many years of teaching experience in the UK and overseas.

Your teachers will familiarise you with the range of techniques that are used in postgraduate study. Learning methods include:

  • lectures, seminars and tutorials
  • group and individual project work and presentations
  • supervised independent learning
  • critical thinking tasks

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of computation
  • Web Technology
  • Basic Mathematical Methods
  • Legal Method
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate and business law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Third Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

A UK Honours Degree Third-Class, Ordinary Degree (pass), or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5960 GBP per year and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5960 GBP per year and a duration of 6 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Study Skills
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