What is industrial action?

 

 

What is the current dispute about?

 

 

What is the university’s view on the dispute?

 

 

When will industrial action take place and what will this mean?

 

 

How could industrial action affect me?

 

 

Teaching and learning

 

 

What happens to teaching and learning during industrial action?

 

 

What if my lecture, tutorial or contact point is cancelled because of strike action?

 

 

What should I do if my lecture or class is disrupted because of strike action?

 

 

How will I know if my seminar, lecture or other session is disrupted by industrial action?

 

 

Will I still be able to access campus during industrial action?

 

Exams and assessments

 

 

Will my examination dates or hand-in deadlines for assessments change?

 

 

Will my work be assessed/marked within the normal turnaround period?

 

 

If my sessions are disrupted and not rescheduled, how can I be assessed on those topics in examinations or assessments?

 

 

Could my module marks be affected?

 

 

Will I be entitled to an extension for coursework, dissertations or other submissions of work due to industrial action?

 

 

What if an in-class assessment (including oral examinations & presentations) does not take place because of industrial action?

 

 

I'm a postgraduate research student. What if the oral examination for my thesis is disrupted?

 

 

Could my award be affected by industrial action?

 

 

International students

 

 

How will the industrial action affect my visa in terms of my attendance record?

 

 

I'm a visiting study abroad/exchange student. How could industrial action affect me?

 

 

Support

 

 

Will I still be able to get access to student services?

 

 

Where can I go for support?

 

 

Complaints

 

 

Can I complain for any possible disruption from this industrial action?

 

 

Do I need to submit a Mitigating Circumstances Form where my teaching/classes has/have been cancelled due to industrial action?

 

 

I feel worried about crossing a picket line. What should I do?

 

Questions 

 

 

Who can I send questions to?