Information for current Undergraduate Students in the School of Geosciences
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The School Tutoring Statement outlines the academic and pastoral care for all students in the school, including information on individual and group meetings with your Personal Tutor.
Information for new and returning students
Contact details for undergraduate teaching administration.
Handbooks and Timetables
You can view your own personal timetable on the MyEd timetable viewer.
Student field trips
Locations, dates and fees of all compulsory and optional undergraduate field trips run by the School of GeoSciences.
Feedback and marking
We aim for set turnaround times for feedback and marking, with clear guiding principles and standards.
Information on Student-Staff Liaison Committees, student representatives, class representatives and details of feedback initiatives in the School.
Details for visiting students
Use DiscoverEd to find books, ebooks, journals, ejournals and more. Sign into your Library Account using EASE.
The University provides a free shuttle bus service for staff and students to travel between the Central Area and the King's Buildings to meet their academic timetable.
Research Ethics and Integrity
The University of Edinburgh has a commitment to promote and facilitate the conduct of research ethics and integrity. Information about this commitment is available from the College's research ethics framework web page which provides additional information on other policies and advice. The College also provides an on line ethics and integrity training programme .
Health and safety
The School aims to provide and maintain a safe and healthy working environment in which our research and teaching can flourish.
Details of the IT support available in the School and in the University
In addition to our web pages, the Teaching Organisation connects with students and beyond the University via social media. You can visit our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram pages to keep up to date with what is happening in the TO, or read about student and staff experiences on our Teaching Organisation blog.
Policies and Codes of Practice
- Expectations – details on the expectations of communication and behaviours
- Plagiarism - Information on the procedures related to plagiarism
- Degree Transfer Policy
- Requirements for Personal Tutors
- UG Special Circumstance Policy
- Tutoring and Demonstrating Code of Practice
- Student Representation and Student Staff Liason Committee Framework
- Academic Services Policies and Regulations
- Degree Regulations and Programmes of Study