.Representation

Exploring ways in which SUSU can promote existing language opportunities to students (1516P3)

Status: Lapsed | Zone: Education

Passed: 11/10/2015 | Lapsed: 19/10/2015

This policy was discussed at the following meetings:

  • That the University of Southampton offers a range of language opportunities to students either alongside or as part of their degree
  • That the 'Southampton Language Opportunity' is run by Modern Languages at the University of Southampton, with funding from Southampton Opportunity
  • Language opportunities were discussed at the Modern Languages Academic Review in mid-September
  • Student representatives attended a consultation session as part of the Modern Languages Academic Review, during which they actively participated in the discussions
  • SUSU's mission statement: 'Unlocking the potential and enriching the life of every student'
  • That SUSU has the ability to work with the University to promote existing language opportunities to its members
  • It is likely that language skills will be highly regarded by employers and academic institutions
  • Language opportunities provide a good chance for students with a passion for learning a language to meet and interact with each other
  • To explore ways in which SUSU can promote existing language opportunities to students
  • To highlight the various benefits of learning a language
  • The Education Zone to be responsible for implementing this policy, consulting and working with other Zones where necessary