Motions pass at SU Council to elect off-campus officer and support climate change strike

The new part-time officer will be elected at next Council


A motion to reinstate the Off-Campus Officer position on Union Forum was passed this evening at Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Council.

The motion was proposed by TCDSU Citizenship Officer and Education Officer-elect Niamh McCay, and seconded by Tídgh


Over 80 TSM combinations eliminated under TEP

TSM students may face difficulties repeating a year following course restructure

87 subject combinations previously offered as part of the two-subject moderatorship (TSM) programme will no longer be available next year due to the programme’s restructuring under the Trinity Education Project (TEP).

In place of the TSM course, a Joint Honours


TCDSU Council round-up

The First council of the new year saw 4 motions passed tonight

Trinity College Dublin Students Union (TCDSU) tonight passed four motions at council. The first motion sought to provide a crossover document template for school and programme convenors, which was followed by a motion calling for €10,000 from the HEA fund


86% employer satisfaction with higher education graduates, report finds

The survey has shown employer satisfaction with graduates over a range of attributes

Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh today released the National Employer Survey 2018, which found that employers’ overall satisfaction with higher education graduates was 86%, and for further education and training (FET) graduates overall satisfaction was 84%.

The survey


Consistently low level of student engagement with lecturers outside of class

The Irish Survey of Student Engagement reveals students’ experiences with higher education

Over 42% of students “never” discuss course topics, ideas, or concepts with academic staff outside of class, according to the results of the Irish Survey of Student Engagement (ISSE) 2018, which were released last Tuesday. This is consistent with the