During the Theme, Scotland's Rural College ensured that staff and students from all campuses got involved in a range of projects and activities. This helped them support and embed new practices as they continue to develop and enhance their provision for students. The College focused on three priority areas:

  • transitions within SRUC’s flexible Higher National/degree programmes
  • transitions from study to employment
  • transitions from employment to study.

In the final year of Theme, the College put specific emphasis on student-led projects. They ensured that all departments and subject areas got involved so they could benefit from sharing good practice.

Key areas of work

Colleges and articulation, honours, employability and skills, postgraduate, returning to learning, key progression points.


Scotland's Rural College: Institutional Activity 2014-2017

Publication Date: 11 Oct 2017

This report outlines the wide range of activities completed by the Scotland's Rural College during the Student Transitions Enhancement Theme. The report includes details of the key areas of work, case studies, student commentary, collaborative work and multimedia.

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Author: Scotland's Rural College
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Scotland’s Rural College: End of Theme report

Publication Date: 12 Jun 2017

This report outlines the achievements of the Scotland’s Rural College during the three years of the Student Transitions Enhancement Theme (2014-2017). It also helps to share information across the sector on the benefits and challenges around Enhancement Theme engagement.

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Author: Scotland’s Rural College
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