Here you will find a list of the training sessions in which Student Central staff are involved.
Graduate College supervisor training
Graduate College training programme for supervisors offered by the Research Degrees Team. For further information about the Graduate College supervisor sessions or if you would like to discuss your training needs or would like to book a place on one of the training sessions, please contact the Research Degrees Team.
International Student Advice Team presentations
ISAT can come to your Faculty or Department and present to staff or students. Please contact ISAT if you are interested in any of these topics or have any suggestions for other areas.
- An introduction to ISAT
- How to extend your student visa
- Our responsibilities under the Points Based System
- Cultural awareness
- Students, work and immigration
Introduction to Mark Entry and Examination Committee Processes
A training course is available in Staff Learning for all members of staff to access. This online training covers all of the information needed for those who will Chair or be Secretary to Undergraduate or Postgraduate Exam Committees, as well as Module Leaders for mark entry.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to arrange a one to one session to discuss the University regulations, and how they are applied in an exam committee setting.
Managing Examination Committees
Aimed at those new to chairing, and servicing, non-UMP exam committees, this session will cover:
- purpose of examination committees, terms of reference, accountability and membership, including role of external examiners;
- award paperwork;
- PGT regulations and timetable;
- common issues arising in relation to collaborative partners’ exam committees.
Student information staff training
Staff should refer to the Student Information unit in the Student Record System (SRS) Moodle e-learning course:
Student information unit of the SRS Moodle course
AFR credit entry training
The Programme Support Team offer training for Subject Co-ordinators who are responsible for processing Undergraduate credit entry applications. We can offer guidance in completing the M103 form and also advice and guidance on the Admission with Credit regulations. Sessions can be arranged on a one-to-one basis.
Please email email@example.com to arrange a suitable date and time.