education

FIND YOUR DEPARTMENT

Your department page has information about your course, as well as who to contact if somethings’ wrong.

 

HELPING YOU GET AN AMAZING DEGREE AND JOB

 

The SU’s top job is to represent your academic interests and as such we working hard inside and outside the university to make sure you get a great qualification. This page is where we can help you sort out any problems with your learning experience and improve your course, so it’s the best it can be. It’s a page for all students and all their representatives. Its got the latest news for your the campus and your department. Its got loads of useful stuff that you can use with your course mates to help improve your learning experience.

 

LIVE FEEDBACK FORM

 

Looking for a quick way to give us feedback about your course? Look no further - the Live Feedback Form is here!

 

 

EDUCATION HUB

 

Student Voice Groups – What’s all that about?

Click here for our handy guide to Student Voice Groups (SVG’s) at Essex.

 
Second-guessing your course? You’re grand, you can swap.

Remember that time you took a shot and that little voice in your head whispered “I think we’ve just made a catastrophic mistake there...”, and there was no coming back from it? And you paid the price the next day? Well thankfully, if you feel like you may have chosen the wrong course, there’s no price to pay, and you can come back from it. Give this guide a little read, it’ll show you what else is out there, and how you can change courses.

 
Personal Tutoring - What to Expect

A personal tutor is a bit like a onesie. You might not know this; but everyone has one (everyone). So, what is a Personal Tutor? Well, a bit like a onesie, they’re there to support and comfort us all year round. Last year you, the students, told us that having an “excellent” Personal Tutor can have an incredibly positive impact on your studies, so this year the University is making sure you all have the best experience possible. Give this a little click to find out what to expect.

 
Blended Learning: To Zoom or Not To Zoom, That Is The Question.

So, some of you might be familiar with (and potentially sick of hearing) the term “Blended Learning”, whilst others might be feeling as lost as you might find yourself at 2am in Sub Zero. However, thanks to your Education Team at The SU, we’ve written an entire article on it, detailing what it is, why its there, and what to expect, so you’re left feeling as up-to-date as that pint of milk in your fridge…? (Of which I’d probably check by the way.)

 
Thinking of becoming a Student Rep?

Interested in becoming a rep? Check out our VP Education Callum's video that tell you all you need to know about the system.

 
The SU Education Team – Who are ya, who are ya?

Hey you! (Yeah, you.) Do you like meeting people? Well, we might be the SU Education Team, but don’t let that term bore yo- I mean sway you. We want to make sure that you Work Hard, Play Hard, and really get to understand who we actually are, and not just some plain people who love essays and numbers, so click here to find out how we can help you get the most out of your time here at Essex.