Course and Study

The links below are designed to help you find answers and guidance for enquiries related to your course and studies. You can also use our A-Z for further topics.

Please remember, if you're not sure what you're looking for or don't know where to start, come and ask us: we're here to help. You can visit firstpoint, email or telephone us on 01905 542551.

How the university monitors, addresses and supports attendance

Academic Appeals
Guidance and support for making an appeal


Submitting your work, where to seek support, and understanding feedback

Campus Information
Find your way to lectures and move between campuses

Career planning and employability skills


Changes to your course
Help making a change to your course, your modules or your mode of study

Guidance and support for making a complaint


Disclosure and Barring Service Check


Degree Classification
Calculating what award you could receive


Disability and Dyslexia Support
Support for students with a range of needs


Documents and Processes
Accessing official documents and understanding University processes

Extension Requests
Requesting additional time for Independent Studies, Research Projects and Dissertations

Celebrating your achievements – information regarding the graduation ceremonies

ID cards
How to collect them, why you need them and how to order a replacement

IT Service
Ensuring there is always help available, on the phone or at the click of a button

Leaving Your Course
If you need to take a short break, temporarily suspend your studies or leave your course

Support with resources and referencing, available online and at the Hive

Making Changes
Help making a change to your course, your modules or your mode of study

Mitigating Circumstances
If something is preventing you from submitting your work in the normal way

Module Information
The Module Directory and guidance on your options for selecting or changing modules

The student portal, with links to email, SOLE, Blackboard and other services

Online Learning Platforms
SOLE, Blackboard, Turnitin and PebblePad


Partner Students
Finding support related to your wellbeing while you are studying at the University of Worcester

Your Personal Academic Tutor


Information for students undertaking a placement as part of their studies

Printing options and adding credit to your account

Programme Advisers
Planning your programme of study, module changes, reassessments and course transfers

Reassessments and Retakes
Understanding the implications of reassessments or having to retake a module 

Guidance on referencing styles, conventions and avoiding plagiarism 

How to make sure you have officially joined your course each academic year 

Return to Study
Help and support if you are returning after a break 

Study Abroad
Expanding your horizons and making the most of your time as a student 

Study Skills
Support and guidance on academic writing, work planning and exam and assessment preparation 

Study Spaces
Finding places on campus for quiet, independent study or group work and presentations 

Taking a break from your studies
If you need to take a short break or temporarily leave your course 

Guides to viewing and understanding your timetable 

Preparing for life after university

Visa Enquiries
Support and advice for international students 


Wellbeing and Support
Finding support related to your wellbeing while you are studying at the University of Worcester