Welcome to the website of student partnerships in quality Scotland. 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.

Bookings are now open for sparqs Course Rep Training 2016-17

We are pleased to announce that bookings are now open for sparqs Course Rep Training during 2016-17 ....for delivery from the first week in October onwards. All the information you need is on our main CRT webpage.  Please read the booking guide before arranging your sessions and…

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Interview with Lindsay Henderson, North Highland College

In this interview we talk to Lindsay Henderson, Quality and Learner Engagement Co-ordinator at North Highland College UHI (NHC). Lindsay joined NHC as a secretarial assistant, moving on to work in Quality part-time while studying at NHC towards a Business…

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Save the date for the sparqs National Conference 2017

We are delighted to announce that sparqs will be holding its biennial conference on Friday 24th March 2017 at Surgeon’s Hall in Edinburgh. The working theme of the conference is 'impact' - the impact that students and students’ associations in partnership with…

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Partnerships for Change
Student Engagement Framework

That's Quality Colleges 2016

10 Aug 2016

Audience: This training event is aimed at college student officers and students’ association staff. It will provide…

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That's Quality Colleges on 10th August 2016 is open for bookings!

Bookings are now open for That’s Quality Colleges, taking place on Wednesday 10th August 2016 at the College Development Network in Stirling. The event is aimed at college student officers and students association staff. It will provide a comprehensive introduction to national arrangements…

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Save the date for the sparqs National Conference on 24th March 2017

We are delighted to announce that sparqs will be holding its biennial conference on Friday 24th March 2017 at Surgeon’s Hall in Edinburgh. The working theme of the conference is 'impact' - the impact that students and students’ associations in partnership with…

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New practice guide on engaging students in Institution-led Review

May 2016 saw the launch of a new practice guide developed by sparqs, in conjunction with The Robert Gordon University, on engaging students in the university quality process of Institution-led Review (ILR). With universities responsible for managing their own mechanisms for…

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