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When are the student term dates for this year?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/courses/term-dates/When are the student term dates for this year?/47When are the student term dates for this year?<p>​<a href="/courses/term-dates">​​​​​View all the key dates you’ll need to know for the academic year ​</a></p>LTU Authoring
Do I have to register to benefit from Student Health?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/Do I have to register to benefit from Student Health?/33Do I have to register to benefit from Student Health?​​​Every student that lives in halls of residence and those living in Horsforth are advised to register with a local GP. All the forms to register with <a href="http://www.newcroftsurgery.nhs.uk/" target="_blank">The New Croft Surgery</a> will be in your Welcome Pack when you arrive at University. Make sure you return them in the envelope provided.<br><br>You can only register with one GP, either The New Croft Surgery at University or at your GP back home. You can, however, re-register with your GP should you return home permanently. <br><br>You'll need to register with a doctor in your area if you move out of halls of residence and into privately rented accommodation, for example, Burley or Headingley. <br>LTU Authoring
What is Moodle?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/intro/What is Moodle?/138What is Moodle?<a href="http://moodle.leedstrinity.net/">Moodle</a> is your online virtual learning environment (VLE) to help with your studies, whether you are on campus, at home or on the move.  <br><br>On it you can find materials for your modules including:<br><ul><li>Hand-outs</li><li>Powerpoint's</li><li>Links</li><li>Assignments</li><li>Videos</li><li>Interactive quizzes and more</li></ul>Many modules have Moodle areas that are essential components in their overall provision of materials and as a means of delivery. <br><br>Moodle is also the place where you can submit many of your assignments electronically. Here at Leeds Trinity University, when you submit your assignments online, you are given the opportunity check your work for similarity using Turnitin as a way fine tuning your assignments prior to the deadline as well as enhancing your academic skills. <br><br>You can log into Moodle at any time 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with your university username and password. Moodle will even tell you if your password is about to expire and allow you to reset it both on and off campus. Important news and information regarding your modules is sent out by your tutors to your preferred email address. If you prefer to have these messages sent to you own email address, you can add 'preferred email' address using <a href="https://evision.leedstrinity.ac.uk/sipr/sits.urd/run/siw_lgn">e:Vision</a>. <br><br>As well as being able to access Moodle via the intranet, you can navigate to it directly by going to <a href="http://moodle.leedstrinity.net/">moodle.leedstrinity.net</a>. <br><br>Tutors are constantly adding new learning materials to help you with your studies so check back often for any updates!<br>LTU Authoring
Can you train as a teacher if you have a foundation degree?Can you train as a teacher if you have a foundation degree?To train as a teacher you need a degree at 2.2 or above although some institutions ask for a 2.1 or above. If it is a secondary teacher it would usually be teaching your degree subject.<br><br>You also need a GCSE grade C or equivalent in Maths and English – and Science for primary teaching, some areas and providers ask for B's.<br><br>Your main options would be:<div><ul><li>Top up your foundation degree to a honours degree, followed by a teacher training programme such as PGCE or School Direct (check that your foundation degree and top-up modules have sufficient national curriculum content to be accepted onto a PGCE). Top-up courses usually last one-year full-time, find them either by contacting universities directly to see what they offer or by using the course search at <a href="http://search.ucas.com/">search.ucas.com</a><br></li><li>It may be possible to take a two- year degree course with qualified teacher status (QTS) – these mainly in shortage subjects and can be found by searching for 'QTS' on the UCAS course search at <a href="http://search.ucas.com/">search.ucas.com</a><br></li></ul></div>LTU Authoring
How do I make an appointment with a doctor?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/How do I make an appointment with a doctor?/34How do I make an appointment with a doctor?​​All consultations with the doctor are by advanced appointment only. Same-day appointments are kept for emergencies and are not guaranteed. You'll need to ring first thing in the morning to enquire about booking one.<br><br>You can contact <a href="http://www.newcroftsurgery.nhs.uk/">The New Croft Surgery</a> on 0113 2395 550.<br>LTU Authoring
What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?/36What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?​​You can temporarily register with a doctor in your home area during the holidays. Contact The New Croft Surgery on 0113 239 5550 if you're staying at Leeds Trinity or in Leeds during the holidays.<br>LTU Authoring
A friend of mine received a parking fine for parking incorrectly – why was this? What do you class as parking incorrectly?A friend of mine received a parking fine for parking incorrectly – why was this? What do you class as parking incorrectly?​Parking fines are issued when people park in an irresponsible way that either restricts parking for someone else, or represents a danger to safety (for example by blocking access routes for emergency services). Irresponsible parking includes parking on double yellow lines, across more than one space, on grass verges, or in an accessible parking space reserved for people with disabilities/mobility issues. Fines will also be issued if a parking permit or pay and display ticket is not clearly displayed, or if someone parks in a car sharing space before 11am. <br>LTU Authoring
Do you operate a car share scheme? And if so, are parking discounts available?Do you operate a car share scheme? And if so, are parking discounts available?Yes, Leeds Trinity has its own car share scheme so you can find someone to share with and be confident they are another student or member of staff. It is part of a wider West Yorkshire and national Car Sharing Scheme, so you can widen your search for matches if you wish to. Being a car sharer allows you to halve your fuel and parking costs, use our car share parking spaces on campus, take advantage of 2+ lanes, reduce pollution and congestion on our roads.<br><br>If you would like to register for the car share parking spaces on campus, <a href="/Documents/Car-sharing%20application%20form.docx">please download and complete an application form​</a>, playing close attention to the terms and conditions.<br><br>Once completed, a car sharers' permit will be issued which then entitles you to park in the car sharing bays on campus. There are six car sharing spaces on the University campus, which are reserved exclusively for car share users between 8.30am and 11am from Monday to Friday during term-time. <br>LTU Authoring
What can I do if personal circumstances make it impossible for me to do course work?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/What can I do if personal circumstances make it impossible for me to do course work?/19What can I do if personal circumstances make it impossible for me to do course work?​​Five day extensions may be available if the work is something you hand in, for example, an essay, assignment, project or dissertation.<br><br>More time than extension is available by applying for a Deferred First Opportunity (DFO). These enable you to hand in the work at the next assessment deadline. DFO forms are available from the Student Administration team at <a href="mailto:studentadmin@leedstrinity.ac.uk">studentadmin@leedstrinity.ac.uk</a>.  <br>LTU Authoring
Why do you charge for parking?Why do you charge for parking?<p>​We’re committed to providing and promoting sustainable transport alternatives to driving. 100% of the income we receive from our car park is invested into these alternatives, which include our free shuttle bus that connects the University to Horsforth and other local amenities. </p><p>We are investing in significant enhancements to our sustainable transport plan, which include an increase in the frequency of our free shuttle bus and improvements to on-campus provision for cyclists. The income raised from increasing the parking charges will fund these enhancements.</p>LTU Authoring
Is the Dyslexia and Disability support service confidential?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/dyslexia-and-disability-support/Is the Dyslexia and Disability support service confidential?/29Is the Dyslexia and Disability support service confidential?​​Yes. The information you supply will be treated in confidence.<br><br>In order to establish the support you need we often have to discuss it with other people. Your permission will be asked before we disclose only the relevant information to the people that need it. <br>LTU Authoring
What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?/96What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?​RemoteAccess allows you to run some of the most frequently used University applications from almost any device with an internet connection. These applications can be launched on their own, or from within the Trinity Desktop.<div><br>The list below is what is currently available: <br><ul><li>Microsoft Office 2013 including Project<br></li><li>2Simple Suite of Applications<br></li><li>CABs<br></li><li>E-Prime<br></li><li>Leeds Trinity Intranet<br></li><li>NetWISP<br></li><li>Paint.NET<br></li><li>QLx<br></li><li>Remote Access to Servers <br></li><li>SITS & eVision<br></li><li>SMART Notebook<br></li><li>SPSS Statistics v21<br></li><li>Vubis Smart</li></ul></div><div>You may not be able to access all of these applications, as access is controlled by groups, if you cannot access an application you feel you should have access to, please let us know via the IT Helpdesk.​</div>LTU Authoring
If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)?/108If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? <p>​​We do not recommend you install Office 365 again if this is the case, but use the account screen in Office to add your University Account. The Office client supports having both an Office 365 personal account (used when you signed up for Office 365 Home/University) and a University account (login provided by your University), you'll be able to remain signed in with both. Your Office install will have both your personal and University ID associated with it after the installation.</p>LTU Authoring
I'm connected to the Eduraom free WiFi service. Can I still connect to Trinity WiFi?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/I'm connected to the Eduraom free WiFi service. Can I still connect to Trinity WiFi?/114I'm connected to the Eduraom free WiFi service. Can I still connect to Trinity WiFi?​​​No, Eduroam replaces Trintiy WiFi with a more secure, easy to use solution.​<br>LTU Authoring
Who do I contact about student finance and fees information?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-finance/Who do I contact about student finance and fees information?/12Who do I contact about student finance and fees information?​​Our Student Finance Adviser, Emma Quirke, can help you with any fees and finance information on +44 (0) 113 283 7173 or <a href="mailto:studentfinance@leedstrinity.ac.uk">studentfinance@leedstrinity.ac.uk</a>.<br><br><a href="/student-life/student-finance/managing-your-money" title="button-link">Read our top-tips on managing your money ​</a><br>LTU Authoring