Language Support Tutors

Language Tutors work with the student, not for the student. A breakdown of their role includes: To help students prepare for assignments – i.e. checking comprehension of the task and the understanding of written materials; assisting with planning/organisation of projects, the structure of essays etc. To advise students about the presentation of written, signed or spoken work. To modify the language of course material to facilitate access to texts. To modify the language of examinations and assignment briefs where appropriate.