Welcome to the website of student participation in quality Scotland (sparqs). We are a publicly-funded agency for Scotland's university and college sectors which aims to support student engagement in the quality of the learning experience. We hope you find our website informative, but please contact us if we can help in any way.

College Student Board Member Training - sign up now!

This half-day event is aimed at students who will be sitting as members of the College Board or Regional Board. Following on from the College Student Leadership event held on 8th-9th July 2014, participants will find out what it means to ...

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Co-creating the Curricula Workshop - 22nd October 2014

Registration is still open.....and we're particularly keen for students to sign up! A key aspect of embedding equality and diversity in the curriculum is the engagement of students in their own curriculum creation. How though, can we do this in practice? ...

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Interview with the University of Lincoln Student Engagement Team

In the third in our “Talking Student Engagement” series, we look south of the border to the University of Lincoln. The university has a number of interesting features to its approach to student engagement, and this is co-ordinated by a ...

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Partnerships for Change
Student Engagement Framework

College Student Board Member Training

31 Oct 2014

Please note that there are two available dates for this event, 21st OR 31st October, please ensure ...

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College Student Board Member Training

21 Oct 2014

Please note that there are two available dates for this event, 21st OR 31st October, please ...

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College Students' Associations Conference and the Future of National Support

With College Students’ Associations: Realising Our Potential, our second national event, the Partnerships for Change project finishes with a bang! But this is not the end of students’ associations’ journeys – or our national support. At the FE Strategic Forum ...

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New Enhancement Theme: Student Transitions

During Summer 2014 sparqs has been visiting students’ associations to talk to student officers on how they can use the Theme to support their campaigns and work over the year in regards to learning and teaching. The feedback so far has ...

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That's Quality event - 23rd September 2014

sparqs is pleased to announce that this year’s That’s Quality! event will take place on Tuesday 23rd September 2014.  That’s Quality! is a one-day induction to the enhancement agenda for university student officers with an education remit and students’ association ...

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