Nov 12, 2020

Online Future Skills Courses

  • EtonX
  • Remote
Workshop Certification Skill Building

Description

EtonX Future Skills courses are for students aged 14 – 20 to help enhance their academic performance today and prepare them for a successful future at university and in the workplace. The courses are 100% online and allow students to use their time constructively and gain an extra qualification with an EtonX certificate at the end of their course.  

Courses include:

  • University Interview Skills
  • Resilience
  • Critical Thinking
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Writing Skills
  • Research Skills
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Job Interview Skills
  • CV Writing
  • Making an Impact
  • Verbal Communication
  • Public Speaking 

 Our Self Study courses are flexible, allowing students to work through the content at their own pace. They will gain access to 7 – 10 hours of highly engaging and interactive learning materials full of scenario-based decision tasks, video interviews with subject experts and interactive reading tasks. Our course materials encourage students to reflect on their learning and to transfer their learning into their own lives.  

Our Tutor Group courses take place over 7 weeks, with paced weekly learning with your tutor group of up to 7 other students and an EtonX tutor. Students gain access to 7 – 10 hours of highly engaging and interactive learning materials, in addition to 7 online group classes every week where they engage in guided discussions, role-play and collaborative tasks.  

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

14-20

Participation Cost

  • Self Study courses start from £49 
  • Tutor Group courses start from £349

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

  • EtonX requires students to have an Upper Intermediate English level of English (B2 on the CEFR).

Time Commitment

  • Self Study 
  • Students can work at their own pace and so choose how much time to commit to the course, however we would normally recommend between 7 and 10 hours in total. This can be spread across any period of time so students can fit their course around other commitments.

  • Tutor Group
  • Most courses have 7 live online classes which take approximately an hour each, which are normally spread across 7 weeks. In addition, there is some self study required around the classes, which will take approximately an hour.

Application Deadline

Ongoing

Application Process Includes

  • Provide proof of English language proficiency
  • To participate in live Tutor Group classes, proof of identity is required

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