Literatures, Languages & Cultures

Undergraduate support

We offer all of our undergraduate students help and support throughout their time at the University.

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Student Support team

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures' Student Support Officers are Clare Chadd, Fiona Scanlon and Claire Thomson. We are here all year round to offer you support and guidance.

Personal Tutor

Every student will have a Personal Tutor (PT), a member of the teaching staff who provides academic guidance and support.

Peer Support

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Peer support schemes and projects enable students to provide academic and social support for each other during their studies. In partnership with the University of Edinburgh, the Edinburgh University Students’ Association (EUSA) offers guidance, support and resources for staff and students involved in establishing and maintaining peer support initiatives.

Course or degree issues

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We can provide assistance with a range of academic problems that should arise during your time as an undergraduate.

Studying within LLC

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Over the course of your studies you may find that you wish to make changes to the administration or organisation of your undergraduate studies.

Practical advice and administrative support

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We understand that university can pose practical problems for our students, and we have measures in place to help you resolve any issues that could arise during your period of study.

Health and personal matters

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If a personal problem should arise during your time at the University, we will do our utmost to provide you with assistance and to limit any repercussions that it may have on your studies.

Attendance & Engagement with your Studies

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As a student at the University of Edinburgh, you are responsible for attending and engaging with your programme of study.