Where some people might despair over not setting foot on campus, I like to look at the advantages and positives. All of the essential elements of university life and learning at my fingertips whenever I need them on my laptop. Also, as a point of personal pride, I am the first student ever from my former college (Treloar and Alton College) to go on to become a distance learner at University. I look on this as a massive achievement, and it feels pretty great to be something of a trend-setter, I don’t mind saying!
Studying for a BSc (HONS) in Computing is something I am very much looking forward to, and it will provide me with the skills and experience needed to one day open my own business in the field of Assistive Technology, a huge ambition of mine.
My experience in transitioning from college to university was surprisingly smooth, and I’ve listed some of the best experiences I had with the process: