Keeping Wednesday Afternoons Free (0910P1)

Status: Lapsed | Zone: Trustee

Passed: 04/02/2014 | Lapsed: 04/02/2014

This policy was discussed at the following meetings:

  • That policy “KEEPING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS FREE  dated 11 November 2002 was removed in 2008
  • That in 2009 an Economics Unit entitled “Econ3015” was regularly timetabled from 1pm-3pm on Wednesday afternoons, preventing those students from undertaking any sport
  • It is a fundamental right for students to be able to get involved in extracurricular activities
  • Timetabled lectures and seminars encroaching into Wednesday afternoons limit the ability of students to participate in student activities and sports
  • Students’ Union activities should be open to all
  • Students’ Unions increase involvement when they are seen to achieve real improvements in students’ lives
  • To oppose any University timetabling of lectures, seminars and practicals on Wednesday afternoons
  • To mandate the Union President, Vice President Academic Affairs and AU President to actively ensure the University does not timetable any lectures, seminars or practicals on Wednesday afternoons
    Sorry, there are no Mandates for this policy