Section 7.1 Start of Semester

Section 7.1 Start of Semester

Section 7.1 Start of Semester


A prospect raised by few researchers, Fisher and Miller (2008) draw attention to the expectations and assumptions held by both staff and students at the outset of the academic term.

Failure to explore these to enable clarification fails to capitalise on opportunities for early intervention and to ensure that changes can be applied and enjoyed by students during the current term as opposed to subsequent ones.


Activity 7.1

What should be the focus of SET at this stage?

What’s not suitable for inclusion at this point?

Draft 5 sample items that could be used at the start of your next module

Item 1:

Item 2:

Item 3:

Item 4:

Item 5:


Submit your answers


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