NOTICES

World Book Night Monday 24th April 2017


Following on from last years successful World Book Night event, we are pleased to announce the 3rd annual "World Book Night @ HCC" event will be taking place on Monday 24th April with some fantastic performances and lots of free stuff. Full details can be found HERE. With more information being added regularly, keep a close eye on this page as there will be further announcements of prizes and displays.


BIG IDEA Challenge 2017

SCRINKEY - Let the world unlock itself

Our idea is to create a device that can lock and unlock your door using BIOMETRIC FACIAL and FINGERPRINT SECURITY. Please vote for us at http://bigideachallenge.co/finalists/scrinkey/


The Jack Petchey Leadership Award

It's time to recognise the hard work of HCC Staff who go the extra mile in making your study here a great experience.

Staff members must be over the age of 21 and have worked at the college for over a year. You can nominate a staff member from any department.

To make your nomination, fill in the ONLINE FORM 

Closing date for nomination is Friday 5th May 2017.

For more information contact Jane Straw at jstraw@hackney.ac.uk

Functional Skills Revision Materials

A Range of materials to help with Functional Skills revision can be found here. As long as you are logged in to the VLE you will be able to access them, just follow this link http://learn.hackney.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=10488 


Student Appeal against Academic/Assessment Decisions

As a student you have the right to appeal a grade given to you by teacher.  Grades will be awarded based on Assessment Criteria.

 If you are not satisfied with the grade first speak to your tutor. If this needs to be taken further complete this form and give to the manager in your department.

Your course handbook will also explain the process. 

Safer Internet Day 2017

Tuesday 7th February is Safer Internet Day, a global day for looking at all things internet and seeing how safe we can be. Please look HERE for more information and resources.

New Athens logins created

The login for each learner who wants to use eBooks and other resources has been sent to their college email address. If they have any queries, then please ask their RBL facilitator, a member of library staff, or contact me directly on 7288, jbailey@hackney.ac.uk

This login gives all college learners access to academic journals and news; eBooks; paid for resources such as ‘Issues Online’.

 

The logins should be the college network username and password but with ‘cch’  at the beginning. For example, if a college login is sstudent2 / Pass94 then the Athens login is cchsstudent2 / cchPass94

LRC Survey

It has been a busy year in the LRC with a lot of changes! We would like to know what you think of our service. Please take a few minutes to complete our short survey. Click on the link HERE to complete. Many Thanks

OFSTED Learner Views Survey

Please take some time to register and take the OFSTED Learner Views Survey by clicking on the link HERE

RBL Survey

If you have RBL on your timetable, please take a few minutes to give us some feedback so that we can make it better for you. Please click on the link HERE 

 

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CALL OUT FOR BATTLE OF IDEAS VOLUNTEER-SHOOTERS

WORLDbytes, the school of Citizen TV based in Hackney East London, are the key media partners for the Battle of Ideas festival 2016 at the Barbican on Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd October. This is a major festival featuring 80+ sessions, over 400 ...

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