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Practical Orientation

Practical Orientation


Practical orientation requires students to be able to navigate their learning environments (physical and virtual. They need to know when and where to go, and who to contact for classes, development, resources, support and information. Practical orientation is best achieved through designing a responsive learning environment with strong, clear, proactive and accessible support. A responsive learning environment is one in which students’ day-to-day queries and practical requirements are answered and met respectively.

Case studies

Lisa Gorton  Pre arrival email 
 Stuart Moss  Pre arrival social media
 Wendy Altinors  Extended induction support
 Andy Abraham  Enhanced contact with Academic Advisers
 Natalia Gerodetti  Extended, assessed induction activity

Page last updated: 31/07/2020

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