Whether your interest lies in social sciences, social work, business, economics or in the arts and humanities, the Certificate of Higher Education in Higher Education Introductory Studies offers you the chance to develop the learning approaches and skills you need to successfully pursue undergraduate study. It also provides an opportunity to explore different subject areas before you decide on a particular degree. On this course, you will have the support of established academics in the subject you are studying, as well as the opportunity to take part in additional course activities, such as our social sciences reading group. You will also be given support and guidance on making a degree application. Progression routes are available on to several Birkbeck undergraduate degrees. The Certificate is also a standalone University of London qualification, recognised by employers and universities. This course is also available in Stratford, where we also have nursing and midwifery and social work pathways.