COVID-19: Helping students thrive in a newly online environment

  • Fee
    Free download
  • Topic(s)
    • Student experience

What you'll learn

Release date: 16 April 2020

Across Europe, the COVID-19 crisis has pushed higher education institutions to rapidly move all manner of services and educational activities online. This webinar will assist international education professionals in making sense of the challenges students face in navigating their new online environments. It will provide ideas and inspiration for how to support and engage students effectively. You will gain insight into how to think holistically about student support under these new circumstances. Meeting the needs of students experiencing mental health and wellbeing challenges through online support systems will also be addressed.

You will:

  • Gain insight into what it means to take an holistic approach to “the online student experience”.
  • Be exposed to examples of how some international relations offices are working to foster high quality and timely engagement with students.
  • Learn more about strategies for supporting students facing mental health or other wellbeing challenge.

How to get the most out of this webinar

The webinar is aimed at all staff and heads of student service departments, ie study advisors, programme coordinators, deans, mentors, faculty speakers and anyone committed to enhancing the experience of international students at their institution.


Practical details