The Student Charter sets out the general principles of the partnership between students and Glasgow Kelvin College. It applies to all registered students of the college whether studying in one of the College’s five campuses, or any of the outreach centres affiliated with the college.
What we expect from you...
- make the most of your programme of study, your college experience and the other opportunities that the College has to offer
- treat all members of the college community with respect
- represent the College as responsible ambassadors through their good conduct on, and off campus, and ensure your actions have a positive impact on the college and the wider community
- participate in the college culture of learning which is based upon critical enquiry, debate and self-motivation
- pursue your academic and professional studies in a diligent, honest and responsible manner
- engage with the College in formulating your own education and career goals and monitor your progress towards these goals
- engage with College initiatives to promote environmental sustainability
- comply with College policies and procedures.
What you can expect from us...
- learning within a framework that facilitates your active learning and enables you to achieve the goals of your programme of study
- offer appropriate learning resources and support so that you can take responsibility for your own learning, improve your knowledge, understanding, career development, skills and competencies
- allocate a personal tutor, who will provide regular opportunities to discuss academic progress and personal development
- receive effective and timely feedback on your academic work
- provide a safe place on campus in which to work and study and which considers the impact of its activities on the environment and on the local community
- access to professional welfare services which are designed to support all learners
- include a range of sport and recreational opportunities to improve your overall wellbeing
- offer impartial advice and guidance on progression to further study and/or employment
- provide access to advice and guidance about bursaries, SAAS grants, student loans, hardship funds and other student funding
- freedom to express and debate your views freely within the law
- allow you to participate in student representative structures
- obtain information on professional and regulatory requirements relevant to your programme of study
- ensure that you are represented appropriately on the Board of Management, its Standing Committees and other college committees.