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SUssed Squad

Participants will be required to complete a short piece of work on their experience as a member of the SUssed Squad.


Outline of Activity

This can take the format of a written article (no more than 800 words) a video log, a presentation to peers or a blog which can include photos.

Learning Outcomes

Students will have an opportunity to:

  • Understand the services offered by UUSU and will confidently be able to speak to students about these services and signpost accordingly.
  • Develop a better understanding of UUSU, Ulster University and Campus Life and the services they offer to the Student Population.
  • Describe and communicate confidently the services we provide and signpost accordingly.
  • Work as part of a team including both UUSU staff and university departments to deliver a range of events
  • Develop and demonstrate your Employability Skills by being part of the UUSU Welcome Week/Freshers events and activities.
  • Work with others to deliver a suite of activities, taking responsibility for communicating safety briefings and ensuring accurate records are maintained
  • Develop your Event Management Skills by supporting in the preparation and delivery of UUSU suite of activities.
  • Effectively learn how to set up a promotional stand and will have gained experience and knowledge in engaging with the student population.
  • Develop your Marketing & Communication Skills by engaging with the Student Population during Welcome Week & Freshers.

Assessment Details

You will be required to complete a short piece of work on your experience as a member of the SUssed Squad. This can take the format of a written article (no more than 800 words) a video log, a presentation to peers or a blog which can include photos.

Level of Commitment

Students will be required to complete a minimum of 30 volunteer hours over the course of 3 weeks which will include training and planning time, Welcome Week, and Fresher’s week

Related Staff

Shaunagh Brolly

Volunteering Co-ordinator (Students' Union)
Uusu Membership Team
+44 2871 675428
s.brolly@ulster.ac.uk
MG035 - Jordanstown campus

Find out more about Shaunagh Brolly