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Durham University

Supported Progression

Resources for Year 13

Study skills

Perfect your study skills by completing our skills audit. This will help you to find out:

  • the skills that are particularly important for academic study;
  • which skills you are already good at;
  • which skills you could develop further during Year 13;
  • how you can improve your skills;
  • your skills strengths to promote in your CV, during interviews, and/or in your UCAS application.

Time management

Do you ever feel as if there are not enough hours in a day?

Do you want to get more done in the time available to you? Do you want to improve the way you use your study time before you get to university? If so, explore our time management module, or dip into our time management resources.

Exams and revision

Do you need a helping hand to reach your potential in your exams?

If so, complete our interactive online module on Exam Revision and Preparation.

If you're after some useful tools and templates to plan your time, check out our handy list of resources from the module.

Revision Techniques

To help you with your revision for your upcoming exams student mentor Emma Czestochowski has come up with some great revision tips and techniques! Read the full article here

Making the Transition

University is a fantastic and unique experience. However it’s worth taking a moment to think about the differences and transition between school and university.

Student mentor Cameron Neck has outlined some of the main differences between School and University as well as some tips for making the transition into university life. Click here to read the full article

Stress management

Did you know that 84% of young people between the ages of 13 and 24 suffer from stress? However, it can be prevented and managed: so worry not!

Durham University students have got their heads together and come up with 5 amazing tips to help relieve you of stress, and enjoy your Sixth Form days as much as you can. Read more about this in Faye Thornley's article on managing stress.