sparqs has created a range of different events aimed at students, institutions and students’ associations. These events focus on a range of different topics that inform or increase people's understanding of quality enhancement. In particular improving student involvement in quality enhancement.
Dates, venues and detailed information about events we run throughout the year can be found below. We also send out mailings via email communicating these events.
sparqs Conference - 28th March 2019
For information about our forthcoming 2019 conference, 'Student Engagement for All', please see the conference webpage. The event bookings page will be accessible via this page when registration opens at the end of November 2018.
A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with academic representation co-ordination roles, including staff with responsibilities for student representative systems and supporting student engagement in quality.
An introductory training event for college student officers and students’ association staff on the national arrangements and procedures that ensure quality in Scotland’s colleges and how to use them to make change for students.
An annual two-day residential training event for university student officers with an education remit and students’ association staff. A comprehensive induction to the quality enhancement agenda and how to use it to improve your students’ learning experience.
A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with academic representation coordination roles, including training and support for course reps, senior education officers and other representatives.
sparqs biennial conference - exploring the impact of the student voice on the enhancement of the student learning experience and institutional decision-making.
A meeting of sparqs’ network for staff in universities and colleges with academic representation co-ordination roles, including training and support for course reps, senior education officers and other representatives.
An event for student officers, students’ association staff and college quality staff on the new Education Scotland quality framework for colleges.