Coronavirus: Universities plan to limit student access to campuses

Posted in Governance and administration, Teaching on May 29th, 2020 by steve

Ireland“Most Irish universities are planning to limit access to campus to a few days a week for students and replace most lectures with online tuition in the new academic year. However, colleges say students will still be able to access smaller face-to-face tutorials, laboratory work and other forms of group work on campus …” (more)

[Carl O’Brien, Irish Times, 29 May]

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Remote learning will be deployed at IT Sligo next year

Posted in Teaching on May 22nd, 2020 by steve

Ireland“The president of IT Sligo, Brendan McCormack has warned of a changed landscape and novel challenges for third level student in the new academic year. Fears had been expressed this week that many students will find it difficult to return to third level education due to the financial consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic …” (more)

[Ocean FM, 21 May]

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