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Corporate Parenting in Higher Education

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Corporate Parenting in Higher Education
    • Welcome to Corporate Parenting in Higher Education

      This course, Corporate Parenting in Higher Education, is intended for staff working in universities in Scotland. It will develop your understanding of care experience, listening to the voices of Care-Experienced students, and improve your awareness of your responsibilities as a Corporate Parent. Everyone in your institution has a role to play in improving outcomes for Care-Experienced students.

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    • This course is part of a collection

      This course is part of a collection

      This course is part of a collection of courses called The Open University in Scotland. There are 7 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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    • Course learning outcomes

      Completing this module will help you to:

      1. understand what corporate parenting means for you, your institution and in collaboration with other corporate parents
      2. gain insight into the impact of care experience on the learner journey
      3. reflect on your own practice and how you can contribute to better outcomes for care experienced learners
      4. articulate your role in supporting care experienced learners, from pre-entry to graduation and into employment
      5. provide a more informed response when engaging with a care experienced learner.

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      Lidia Dancu

      Excellent course

      Lidia Dancu26 January 2021 4:06

      It sets out the HE framework for care experienced people in an easy to access reflective way.

      James Mooney

      James Mooney20 January 2021 12:35

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      Denise Linden

      Corporate Parenting

      Denise Linden22 December 2020 9:36

      This course was ok, though I think improvements could be made to the layout to make the information more easily accessible. i.e a table with figures and a folder with videos.

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    • 1 hour study
    • Level 1: Introductory
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