• Time

    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • Location/Venue

    Central London

12 February 2019

Mature and Part-Time Students forum

This forum meeting will feature:

– Welcome and introductions   

The meeting will be chaired by Karen Western, Brunel University London. 

Apologies for absence

Please notify Vanessa Baptista if you are unable to attend this meeting.  

Minutes from the previous meeting on Wednesday 31st October 2018

-External speaker Open College Network

Marisa Castellini / Paul Browning – talk on OCN Access to HE Diploma programmes 

Mature Student – University Experience as an Access Student 

Forum members to e-mail Vanessa and Karen to invite a mature student from your institution to share their experiences. 

Forum discussion on supporting learners throughout study and into career change 

Forum themes and outputs 2018-19  

An ideation session on the top three, as voted for by the forum in a Doodle poll. 

–  Any other business 

In the news: proposal of 2-year degrees. Will this benefit or disadvantage M&PT learners? 

Date and time of next meeting 

 Wednesday 10 April 2019, 2-4pm

Please find a draft agenda here.

If you are able to attend, please register by 10am on Tuesday 29 January 2019. If you are unable to attend or to send a colleague in your place you can send your apologies by emailing Vanessa Baptista. `

A final agenda and any papers will be sent a week in advance of the meeting.

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