AcSSS Away Day - Thursday

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The SSE SWALEC

Sophia Walk

Cardiff

CF11 9XR

United Kingdom

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR BOOKING:

Please make sure you select the following:

  • One ticket for Session 1

AND

  • One ticket for Session 2

Only book for yourself and please ensure you have correctly selected only one ticket for each session / workshop option.




The Away day will offer the opportunity to learn more about the variety of work that goes on in AcSSS and to find out more about the strategic vision for the Department.

The day will be interactive and fun with a choice of workshops and a quiz! Speakers include Simon Wright, Academic Registrar, Deborah Collins, Chief Operating Officer and Professor Amanda Coffey, Pro Vice Chancellor for Student Experience and Academic Standards.

It will also be a great chance to meet colleagues from across AcSSS.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

The AcSSS divisions are:

o Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
o Continuing and Professional Education (CPE)
o Registry
o Admissions
o University Library Service (ULS)
o Student Support and Wellbeing
o Centre for Education Support and Innovation (CESI)
o English Language Programmes


Programme Outline



9.00am Registration and refreshments

9.15am Welcome from Simon Wright, Academic Registrar

9.20am Prof. Amanda Coffey, Pro Vice Chancellor, Student Experience & Academic Standards

9.30am AcSSS introductory video as a brief but lively introduction to the division

9.35 Panel of AcSSS Division heads discussing their Division and what it does.

9.55 Deborah Collins, Chief Operating Officer

10.05 Team Quiz

10.25 Break

10.45 Breakout sessions –

Session 1 - (10.45am to 11.25am)

  • Promoting Peer Power (Amy Sykes / Wellbeing)
  • Be a student for an hour: your career journey (Leah Doherty)
  • Keeping it clear (Claire Jaynes, ELP)
  • Supporting Students from Vulnerable Groups (Einir England & Gareth Davies, Student Support Advisors)

Session 2 - (11.35am to 12.15pm)

  • Curious precedent of the App in the day (and night) time (Melissa Blees / Matthew Williams)
  • It’s easy as ABC: supporting curriculum (re)design in the CESI (Andy Lloyd – Senior Curriculum Design Advisor)
  • Levelling the work experience playing field for students (Andrew Kirby, GO Wales)
  • Wellbeing at work (Rachel Whitmore / Scot Edwards / Kirsty Evans, Student Wellbeing Team)

12.15 Questions for Academic Registrar and Introduction to Values and Behaviours.

12.30 – 1.30 Lunch with Values and Behaviours poster session.



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The SSE SWALEC

Sophia Walk

Cardiff

CF11 9XR

United Kingdom

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