All across the university, academic representatives are driving innovation and making your experience at Southampton the best it can be. One such innovation is the Social Sciences buddy scheme, which has been piloted this year.

 

During the first six weeks of term, Social Sciences organised a Buddy Scheme to help students with the transition into university life. The buddy scheme acts as a compliment to additional support structures, like personal academic tutors. Each buddy to was responsible for a group of 15 to 20 first year students. Buddies met with the first years bi-weekly to answer any questions that … Read the rest