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How to Succeed in Your EPQ: the Nuts and Bolts of Completing Your Project

University of Bath via FutureLearn


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Succeed in your Extended Project Qualification

Thinking about doing an EPQ? Or already undertaking an EPQ and feeling overwhelmed? Or just want to get some tips?

Discover all things Extended Project Qualification with this course. You’ll look at reasons to do an EPQ, explore the research process and assessment criteria, and get practical advice on time management and doing your EPQ presentation.

You’ll also develop skills useful for transitioning to university level study and get chance to swap discussion and ideas with other people also doing an EPQ.

This course has been specially designed for students over 16 who are undertaking, or wish to undertake, an EPQ.


  • Getting started
    • Reasons to do your EPQ
    • Starting the research process
    • Getting a good mark
  • Developing your project
    • Organising your ideas
    • Finding and evaluating sources
    • Managing your time
  • Bringing it all together
    • Doing your EPQ presentation
    • Using sources
    • Getting across the finishing line


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