Course Rep & School President Hub

Supporting you in your role!

The Course Rep & School President Hub is designed to provide you with everything you need to fulfil your role and develop your expertise and knowledge on all parts of the academic experience.

You can get in touch with the Students’ Union Representation Team at any time by emailing coursereps@uclan.ac.uk or, with your Vice President Education, Usman Kasaba, at sueducation@uclan.ac.uk

 
Role Name Email Address
School of Management

Vineel Gutta & Salman Faris Mohammed

pres-management@uclan.ac.uk

School of Business

Sai Vishwanth Reddy Vem & Sana Shazad

pres-business@uclan.ac.uk

School of Nursing

Adrian Craddock

pres-nursing@uclan.ac.uk

School of Community Health and Midwifery

Vacant

Vacant

School of Sport and Health Sciences

Raham Ejiro Odjegba & Claire Ludlam

pres-shs@uclan.ac.uk

School of Social Work, Care and Community

Aicha Khan & Liam Carroll

pres-swcc@uclan.ac.uk

School of Psychology and Computer Science

Nana Agyenim boateng & Alex Reed

pres-pacs@uclan.ac.uk

School Of Natural Sciences

Clarilis De almeida & Udit Tiwari

pres-natsci@uclan.ac.uk

School of Engineering

Jyotinder Kumar & Sai Pavan Kumar Balabomma

pres-engineering@uclan.ac.uk

School of Justice

Jessica Crosland & Dean Thompson

pres-justice@uclan.ac.uk

School of Arts and Media

Charlotte Smith & Katie Shaw

pres-artsandmedia@uclan.ac.uk

School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies

Woori Cho & Gustautas Kesminas

pres-hlgs@uclan.ac.uk

School of Medicine

Sulaymaan Al Majid & Niharika Kumar

pres-medicine@uclan.ac.uk

School of Dentistry

Rachel Scott & Laura Irving

pres-dentistry@uclan.ac.uk

School Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Mohammad Balal Salem & Nikita Patel

pres-pabs@uclan.ac.uk

 

New Starter Training

If this is your first time being a Course Rep at UCLan, come along to a session to learn more about the role, get to grips with the basics, and develop the tools to effectively represent your group.

You only need to attend one session, choose whichever works best for you:

Preston

Date Time Location Event Link
Monday 1st November 10:00am - 12:00pm MB051 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/events/6013/802/
Tuesday 2nd November 2:00pm - 4:00pm LE003 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/803/
Wednesday 3rd November 2:00pm - 4:00pm HB219 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/804/
Thursday 4th November 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/805/
Friday 5th November 12:00pm - 2:00pm HB003 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/806/
Monday 8th November 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/807/
Tuesday 9th November 12:00pm - 2:00pm DB254 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/808/
Wednesday 10th November 2:00pm - 4:00pm LH008 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/810/
Thursday 11th November 10:00am - 12:00pm CM101 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/811/
Friday 12th November 09:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/812/
Monday 29th November 10:00am - 12:00pm BB013 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/819/
Tuesday 30th November 2:00pm - 4:00pm HB304 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/820/
Wednesday 1st December 2:00pm - 4:00pm DB254 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/821/
Thursday 2nd December 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/822/
Friday 3rd December 12:00pm - 2:00pm ME317 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/823/
 

Burnley

Date Time Location Event Link
Tuesday 2nd November 11:00am - 1:00pm VM303 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/814/
Wednesday 3rd November 1:00pm - 3:00pm VM108 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/815/
Thursday 4th November 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/805/
Monday 8th November 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/807/
Wednesday 10th November 2:00pm - 4:00pm VM301 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/816/
Thursday 11th November 10:00am - 12:00pm VM301 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/818/
Friday 12th November 09:00am - 11:00am Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/812/
Tuesday 30th November 11:00am - 1:00pm VM303 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/824/
Wednesday 1st December 2:00pm - 4:00pm VM108 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/825/
Thursday 2nd December 7:00pm - 8:30pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/822/
 

Returner Training

If you've done all this before, come along to a session to refresh your knowledge; learn about Unitu, Student Feedback Forums, Student Feedback Reviews, and other new developments, and build upon your confidence and existing skill set.

You only need to attend one session, choose whichever works best for you:

Preston

Date Time Location Event Link
Monday 1st November 1:00pm - 2:00pm BB137 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/826/
Tuesday 2nd November 10:00am - 11:00am ABLT2 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/827/
Wednesday 3rd November 10:00am - 11:00am BB137 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/828/
Thursday 4th November 12:00pm - 1:00pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/829/
Monday 8th November 12:00pm - 1:00pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/830/
Tuesday 9th November 2:00pm - 3:00pm HB304 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/831/
Wednesday 10th November 1:00pm - 2:00pm LH102 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/832/
Thursday 11th November 2:00pm - 3:00pm BB009 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/833/
Monday 29th November 3:00pm - 4:00pm LH102 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/834/
Tuesday 30th November 10:00am - 11:00am BB139 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/835/
Wednesday 1st December 12:00pm - 1:00pm BB140 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/events/6013/862/
Thursday 2nd December 12:00pm - 1:00pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/836/
 

Burnley

Date Time Location Event Link
Monday 1st November 9:30am - 10:30am VM108 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/837/
Wednesday 3rd November 11:00am - 12:00pm VM301 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/838/
Thursday 4th November 12:00pm - 1:00pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/829/
Tuesday 30th November 3:00pm - 4:00pm VM307 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/839/
Wednesday 1st December 12:00pm - 1:00pm VM301 https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/840/
Thursday 2nd December 12:00pm - 1:00pm Microsoft Teams https://www.uclansu.co.uk/ents/event/836/
 

The Course Rep Academy is a series of training workshops which will develop key skills that you'll need for your role, but there are also essential for future employment.

 

Training Workshops

Decolonise the Curriculum

Join your VP Education (Usman) and VP Welfare (Odette) for this 1 hour workshop where we will be discussing the important of a decolonised curriculum, identifying valuable resources for change, evaluating student experiences, identifying areas of concern, and more!

10:00am – 11:00am, Wednesday 17th November 2021

Teams Link

 

Gathering Feedback

Learn more about how to effectively and efficiently collect and understand the views of your group. We’ll give you a selection of techniques and tools to take away and try. We’ll also show you how to handle and analyse feedback to form concise asks or arguments.

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 17th November 2021

Teams Link

 

Giving Constructive Feedback

Understand how to set the right tone and move your conversations with decision-makers towards positive outcomes. We’re going to look at different ways of sharing your groups’ views, how to handle sensitive topics, and how to deal with conflicting aims whilst maintaining health relationships.

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 24th November 2021

Teams Link

 

Assertiveness

Do you struggle to get your voice heard? Do you wish that you could have the confidence of others? If so – it’s time to get assertive. Get to grips with the when, how, and why of assertiveness and develop your skills.

3:30pm – 17:00pm, Wednesday 8th December 2021

Teams Link

 

Negotiation

Learn how to enter negotiations and come out unscathed. We will look at compromise, understanding best and worst case scenarios, and reaching agreement.

3:30 – 5:00pm, Wednesday 15th December 2021

Teams Link

 

Closing Feedback Loop

An opportunity to come together and reflect on your first Student Feedback Review meetings.

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 26th January 2022

Teams Link

 

Public Speaking

We will show you how to prepare for, and deliver, high-quality, high-impact speeches and talks in public. We will look at how to best communicate your message, use available resource, and deal with nerves. After our online session, there will be the opportunity to practice your skills face-to-face.

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 2nd February 2022

Teams Link

 

Campaign Masterclass

Is there something you’re passionate about? We love campaigning here at the Students’ Union and we think we’re pretty good at it. Come along and learn how to make change and leave a lasting impact on our University, our society, or the globe!

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 9th February 2022

Teams Link

 

Decolonise the Curriculum

Join your VP Education (Usman) and VP Welfare (Odette) for this 1 hour workshop where we will be discussing the important of a decolonised curriculum, identifying valuable resources for change, evaluating student experiences, identifying areas of concern, and more!

2:00pm – 3:00pm, Thursday 17th February 2022

Teams Link

 

Careers & Employability

We know that you may have taken on this role to enhance your CV – and that’s a good thing! Come along as we guide you through how to maximise your experience, sell yourself, and nail that application and interview.

3:30pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday 30th March 2022

Teams Link

 
Course Rep Documents

Course Rep Role Description

Course Rep Handover

Course Rep Handbook

 
School President Documents

School President Role Description

School President Handover

 
Guidance

Student Feedback Forums and Reviews

Training, Support and Recognition

 
Staff Resources

Working with Course Reps – Top Tips for Staff

What can I do if a Course Rep isn’t fulfilling the role?

Course Rep Elections Process