Social Sciences postgraduate welcome

Welcome letters and emails will be sent to all postgraduate taught students within the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Watch an introduction to Postrgraduate Social Sciences on Panopto (external)

You'll receive information on the first sessions for each of your modules. You can also access that information via the Canvas site for each of your modules.We advise you to check those sites as soon as you have access, and that you download a copy of your module outline. It will have all details relating to your module:

  • module information
  • learning outcomes
  • teaching schedule
  • assessment details, plus more
MSc Professional Education and Leadership welcome session
Column one describes the welcome session, column two lists the date the event will take place, column three lists the event start time, column four lists the event end time, column five describes the event location, column six list the audience and column seven states if attendance is mandatory
EventDateStart timeEnd timeLocationAudienceAttendance
Welcome and Induction [EDUP001 & EDUP007]  22/06/2021  16:00  18:00 Online  New PGT students  Mandatory

Preparing for study at University - Stirling Essentials

Stirling Essentials provides a summary of the key information you need to be a successful student and it links into more in-depth help and advice, as and when you need it. Before you arrive, please do take some time to familiarise yourself with this module and work through its sections. This module will remain available to you throughout your studies, through a link on each Canvas module. (Log on with your University username and password, if requested.)

Here to help

If you have any questions, your course administrator will be able to help or point you in the right direction. You can contact them using the details below:

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Applied Professional Studies –

Dementia Studies –

Housing Studies –

Professional Education –