Series OS/51/8 - Hand in Hand: parents' guide to being a student

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GB 249 OS/51/8


Hand in Hand: parents' guide to being a student


  • 1999-2009 (Creation)

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4 booklets

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The Centre for Academic Practice offered advice, resources, individual consultation and courses aimed at helping undergraduate and postgraduate students develop confidence and competence in managing academic workload and enhancing learning, research and communication skills. The Centre complemented the work of academic departments. In 2005, it changed its name to the Centre for Academic Practice and Learning Enhancement.

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The Student Advisory and Counselling Service offered confidential counselling, information and advice to all students on both academic and personal matters.

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Information for parents of students at the University of Strathclyde on finance, academic matters, personal matters and accommodation.

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  • English

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The University produced a newsletter for parents and families of Strathclyde students, also called Hand in Hand [ref: OS/83/3].

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