Education Guidance NEW

Am I eligible for the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA)?
Yes if you are a British student, studying on a degree course of at least a year, and you have an evidenced disability that affects your ability to study. Di...
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:21 AM
How do I apply for the DSA?
You can apply online, via your Student Finance account, or via a paper application. The Education Guidance Department can help you do this. See https://www.g...
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:26 AM
How do I contact the Education Guidance Department?
Email or go to the office in the YMCA, which is situated between the ACM Library and the YMCA cafe.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:29 AM
I'm on a Diploma course. What extra support can I get?
If you have an evidenced need and you want extra help with your work, then you may book in for 1:1 tutorials. If you have other support needs then the Educa...
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:30 AM
I want my lecturers to know about my support needs, but don't want to approach them directly. What can I do?
Contact the Education Guidance Manager to arrange an appointment at Bring along the evidence of your support need and tell the ...
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:33 AM
At school/college I had extra time in exams. How do I get these access arrangements at ACM?
If you had access arrangements at school/college then you should bring the evidence to the Education Guidance Manager who will ensure you have the same acce...
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019 at 10:37 AM
What do I get from the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA)?
You can get some hardware (eg a PC laptop on payment of £200), some assistive technology (eg Dyslexia software), a taxi allowance, 1:1 weekly support with y...
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019 at 11:07 AM