UK Students
Monday 15 January 2018 to Monday 29 January 2018

MOOC: Study UK – a Guide for Education Agents and Counsellors

This free online course from the British Council will provide international education agents, school counsellors and consultants with advice on all aspects of UK education. Further information is included around becoming a professional education agent for the UK if relevant for you.

It will develop your knowledge of:

  • the UK education and training system
  • the attractions for students in the UK
  • quality assurance systems and how they operate
  • student lifestyle issues
  • welfare and support for international students
  • application processes and entry requirements

Who is the course for?

This course is designed primarily for those counselling students looking to come to the UK to study, including school counsellors, education agents and those interested in becoming education agents. Potential students and learners who are interested in coming to the UK to study will also find the course informative and useful. English at level B1 on the CEFR is required.

Get extra benefits, upgrade this course. For £49 you will get:

  • unlimited access
  • certificate of achievement

Upgrading will mean you get unlimited access to the course:

  • take the course at your own pace
  • refer to the material at any point in future

If you are taking a course for free you have access to the course for its duration + 14 days, regardless of when you join. If you upgrade the course you have access for as long as the course exists on FutureLearn.