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Learn more about the opportunities presented by Rise, and the ways in which you can navigate and engage with them
Rise is Manchester Met’s flagship initiative to enable all students to incorporate tailored interdisciplinary content into their experience, and to gain credit and recognition for career-enhancing experiential learning. This introductory course will provide students with everything they need to know in order to effectively find their way around the offer, and get the most out of it.

To get started, you will need to click the pink ‘Take This Intensive’ button you will find at the top of this page.

You’ll then be able to access the topics at the bottom of the page.
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Author Info

Mark Peace is a Head of Education at Manchester Metropolitan University and director of the Rise project. His background is education, with practice which has always emphasised ways of situating the learner as a producer and generator of impact and insight, rather than a consumer of knowledge.

John Lean is a Lecturer in Education at Manchester Metropolitan University, and Unit Leader for the Rise accreditation and recognition infrastructure. His research and practice focuses on the role of play and games in higher education, and how universities can become more democratic spaces through this.

Stephen Boyd is the Director of Careers and Employability at Manchester Metropolitan University.