Game

  • What's your dream job?

    Have you ever thought about the path you need to take and the
    subjects you'll need to study along the way to get there?

    Welcome to Level-Up in Life... a game designed to get you thinking about A-Levels,
    University Degrees and Careers. Choose a character and guide them on their
    journey through Higher Education before finally applying for a career.

    Remember to think carefully because your choices will impact the
    selections you’ll be able to make further down the line.

    Good luck and have a great life!

  • Character Bio

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    A-Levels Studied:

    • Maths
    • Electronics
    • Computing

    Transferable Skills:

  • Let's set the scene...

    You’ve studied hard and finally completed your A-Level exams. You feel amazing. The world is at your feet as your enter the next stage of your education. Think carefully about which University Degree you would like to apply for as it could eventually set you up for your dream career.

    Remember, you may need to have studied certain A-Levels for to be able to apply for certain University degree courses so think hard about what it is that you would like to study and why. If you don’t have the correct A-Levels, you may be given the option to take an additional foundation year so that you are then eligible to study your chosen degree.

    Good luck!

  • Sorry, unfortunately you lack the required A-Levels to study...

    [Course Name Here]

  • Oh no! You didn't study an A-Level in an area that was required by the Uni Degree you applied for.

    But don't worry, the University you selected offers the option of taking an additional foundation year so that you can then can be accepted on your chosen degree course.

    It's time to knuckle down and concentrate on your studies. Help your brain to avoid all the distractions for over 15 seconds to pass your foundation degree!

    Good luck!

    Press SPACE to start the game.

    Controls:

    Press SPACE to jump!
    Press DOWN to duck!

  • You have been accepted into the University of your choice to study...

    [Course Name Here]

  • Oh dear! You have an exam tomorrow and you haven’t done any revision yet. It’s your friend’s birthday and they want you to come to the pub. What do you do?

    Go out with them and enjoy yourself. Your friend only has one birthday a year and you’ve got loads more exams coming up to make up for it.

    Tell them sorry and that you’ll make it up to them. You prepare yourself for a night of revision. Aer all it’s better to do it late than never!

  • Congratulations, you made it through University and came out with a great result and even greater life experience. All the hard work has finally paid off and you can breathe a sigh of relief. Now it’s time to start looking for a career.

    Depending on what you have studied, you may be able to apply for all sorts of surprising jobs that you may not have even considered before. Take a look at your options and see if there’s something out there that you think suits you. With your qualifications you may be pleasantly surprised to see that you are eligible for a great deal more jobs than you thought possible.

    But remember that not every single career is going to be suitable for you. There are some career paths that require specific training at degree level so think hard about what you've studied before clicking to apply for certain jobs.

    Now get online, brush up your CV and start job hunting!

  • Unfortunately it looks like you don't have the necessary qualifications to apply for the following job: .

    But don't worry, there are still hundreds of careers out there that you can apply for. You're sure to find something great. And who knows, perhaps you'll be amazed at just how far your degree can take you? Try applying for a career you may not have even thought was possible, you might just be surprised with the result!

  • You passed your University degree and landed your dream job: . You’re amazing!
    Now all that’s left to do is try again with a different character and discover how a whole range of new and surprising Career options can be made available to you depending on which combinations of which A-Levels and University degrees you have studied.
    For a different challenge, try clicking on the Customise button on the character select screen and see what happens...
    If you have any questions or would like any more information to do with A-Levels, University Degrees and Careers, don't hesitate to get in touch.
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