Teaching & Learning


Online personal tutoring and resolving extenuating circumstances 9 Feb

09 February 2021, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm

Student using equipment in class

Learn tips to ensure effective remote personal tutoring and supporting students with extenuating circumstances, in this workshop led by UCL Arena Centre.

Event Information

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UCL Arena Centre


This event will take place online.
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United Kingdom

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Tuesday 09 February 14:00 - 16:00

UCL Arena Centre are delivering this session, which is open to all UCL academic and professional staff, especially programme leaders and administrators, involved in personal tutoring and resolving extenuating circumstances.

UCL Connected Learning Live Events

This is part of a series of short live sessions to complement the UCL Connected Learning Essentials Staff Development Course. 

View all events in series. 

Students need sensitive academic and pastoral support during the pandemic to help them achieve their potential. In this workshop, participants will examine personal tutoring scenarios and sample extenuating circumstances applications and discuss ways of resolving these. Participants will find out about useful resources and UCL support services.  

This workshop will:

  • Analyse scenarios illustrating typical student problems
  • Identify sensitive ways forward for the students
  • Resolve extenuating circumstances applications in line with UCL regulations

Who should attend

You should attend if you are a member of staff who supports students with pastoral care.