At the beginning of your course you’ll complete an induction assessment to see if you require any further support with your written work.
If you do, an additional workshop may be provided to help you. Study skills resources will also be available for students on the virtual learning environment and study skills sessions may be organised within your tutorial hour.
If you are worried about your literacy or numeracy skills, or would like to discuss any support needs, speak to the course tutor when you are invited to interview or contact the DSA/SEN Coordinator on 0151 353 4444, ext 5920 or email@example.com.
Whilst studying at the Hugh Baird University Centre you may be entitled to some extra support through Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs) in the form of:
* You may be required to provide a contribution towards these costs.
Evidence of your disability is needed before individual adjustments can be made and the evidence required depends on your disability.
You may be eligible for disability support if you have a:
For further information, visit: www.gov.uk/disabled-students-allowances-dsas.
The Hugh Baird University Centre is committed to the fair and equal treatment of disabled people. We are working hard with staff and students to promote equal opportunities for people who have disabilities and we want everyone who studies and works within the Hugh Baird University Centre to feel included in all of our services. We can help if you have a physical disability and/or a visual or hearing impairment. Our trained staff offer friendly support and advice and the loan of specialist equipment.
We have a long standing commitment to promoting equality of opportunity and valuing diversity amongst our students and the communities within which we operate. We want you to feel supported while you’re with us at the Hugh Baird University Centre.
If you have any concerns or would like to discuss any disability support needs before applying for your course, please contact the DSA/SEN Coordinator: 0151 353 4444, ext. 5920 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.