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Course Rep Training. Learning Objectives. By the end of this session you will be able to Identify your roles and responsibilities as a course rep Describe how and why student views are used by the University and the Students’ Union Identify the skills required to be a successful course rep

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Course Rep Training


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Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to

  • Identify your roles and responsibilities as a course rep

  • Describe how and why student views are used by the University and the Students’ Union

  • Identify the skills required to be a successful course rep

  • Consider how best to deal with various scenarios that you could face as a course rep

  • Describe the resources and support available to you as a course rep


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Questions

Why did you become a course rep?

What do you think the most important

task of a course rep is?

Who are course reps accountable to?


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Finding out the views of your peers

  • Posters in departments

  • Lecture shouts

  • Canvassing opinion

  • Holding surgeries or drop-ins

  • Having your details on a departmental website http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/nursing/students/feedback/sscc/index.php

  • Emailing people

  • Campus Connection forum


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Staff Student Consultative Committees

  • SSCCs – happen in each department at least once a term

  • Academics and students represented

  • Every department is different!

  • Your chance to raise the views of your peers and resolve them with the staff in your department


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Taking an issue further

The Issue

SSCC

Academic

Boards

Taught

Courses

Committee

Teaching

Committee

University

Senate

University

Council


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Feeding back to your peers

  • Representation is a two way process!

  • Use the same methods as before – emails, noticeboards, etc

  • Circulate the minutes of meetings to show what has been discussed

  • Consult students on any relevant issues

  • Make sure they know how hard you are working on their behalf!


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Feeding into the Students’ Union

Union Council

Education Committee

Inter-site Officer

Students’ Union Exec

Education Officer

Academic Board Reps

Inter-site Worker

Students

Healthcare Students


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Frequently Asked Questions

What if I can’t make a meeting?

Will I be seen as a pain by my tutors?

Will being a course rep look good on my

CV?


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Questions to ask your department

Who are the other members of the SSCC?

When and where do the meetings take place?

How do I let the department know that I have

individual requirements for the meeting?

When and how do I get an item on the

agenda?

When and how will I get papers for the

meeting?


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Questions to ask your department

Who do I let know if I can’t make a meeting?

When and how will I get copies of the minutes?

How do I get copies of past minutes?

Does the department offer any administrative

support to reps?

Does the department offer any help to reps

in communicating to students in the

department?


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Resources and Support

  • Intersite Support Worker

  • Education Officer

  • Education Worker

  • Other course reps

  • Chair of the SSCC

  • School based admin staff

  • Further training, including “Further Skills for Course Reps” sessions


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Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to

  • Identify your roles and responsibilities as a course rep

  • Describe how and why student views are used by the University and the Students’ Union

  • Identify the skills required to be a successful course rep

  • Consider how best to deal with various scenarios that you could face as a course rep

  • Describe the resources and support available t you as a course rep


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