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Jim Gazzard
07:53
Welcome everyone - I am co-piloting in the chat function
Jim Gazzard
08:22
I hope the open event has been going well so far
Jim Gazzard
08:46
Our students are joining us from France, Italy, Kenya and the UK this morning
Jim Gazzard
10:48
In the current academic year we have students on undergraduate programmes from over 40 countries
Jim Gazzard
12:11
Peer learning is a key aspect of learning at ICE as Alain mentions - we learn from one another as well as the academics
Jim Gazzard
13:10
Azalia - I agree, many of our student groups continue to keep in contact after their studies
Jim Gazzard
14:43
All our award-bearing courses have access to the University of Cambridge electronic library resources
Jim Gazzard
17:01
All of the live (synchronous) teaching sessions are recorded so can be watched back at your convenience - although we'd obviously like as many students as possible to join in real time so there is a good dialogue between students
Jim Gazzard
19:21
It is always so fantastic to hear about the writing of our creative writing students
Jim Gazzard
20:04
Confidence - self-efficacy - is one of the crucial beneficial aspects of lifelong learning.
Jim Gazzard
21:00
Being part of a social learning group is an important part of wellbeing - fully agree
Jim Gazzard
22:12
We can provide access to student counselling, if that is beneficial
Jim Gazzard
23:38
I think that opportunity to move out of your comfort zone - but in a safe environment - is a real benefit of continuing education
Jim Gazzard
25:15
Interesting to hear the different responses - we do have a lot of learning resources that are freely available. But, of course, some students prefer to buy their own copies of books etc
Jim Gazzard
26:23
Cambridge's library is one of the best in the world - it's digital resources are fantastic, as well as access to the actual libraries in the city
Jim Gazzard
27:22
We really do strive to be a welcoming and supportive community of peer learners - as the open entry part of Cambridge
Jim Gazzard
29:54
Yes - it's crucial to let your family and colleagues know that you are engaged with further learning - and seek their support
Jim Gazzard
31:01
Nic - fully agree - planning timelines ahead of assessment deadlines
Jim Gazzard
31:58
When we set our timetable and assessment deadlines we keep to that timetable - so students can book annual leave, childcare etc etc
Jim Gazzard
33:04
We are here to support ALL adult students - let us know how we can help to support your learning.
ICE Marketing
34:45
You can hear more about the student support available at ICE here https://youtu.be/BXXMTrjr7C8
Jim Gazzard
35:21
We want to listen to why you want to study - and support your objectives.
Jim Gazzard
36:18
Our students are amazing!
Jim Gazzard
36:27
Thank you to all the panel!