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Online Teaching during Industrial Action

by Stephanie Conway -

Information for Students:

If your module teacher is intending to teach during the strike days, this learning will take place online. Please see your module page for a link to the session(s).

If you attend a session but it does not start within 10 minutes, please assume your teacher is taking strike action and leave the session.

If you believe you have a technical issue or need support in joining a session, please contact ble@soas.ac.uk.

Information for Staff:

If you are intending to teach on a strike day, it will not be possible to teach in person on site. All teaching will take place online. Please inform your students that you intend to teach and make a link available to a Zoom/MS Teams session on the module page.

If you require help in setting up an online session, please go to:

Zoom - https://ble.soas.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=25094

MS Teams - https://mysoas.sharepoint.com/directorates/its/remote-working/Pages/MS-Teams.aspx

Guest access turn-off for 2021/22 modules

by Steven Mayfield -
Guest access has been enabled for all modules at the start of term to allow for enrolments to be processed, and for students to commence their studies without delay.

Guest access has now been turned off for all modules in 2021/22.

If you cannot access your modules, please check you have completed all stages of the enrolment process, including fee payment. Please contact your department who will be able to check your student record.

All enrolments are managed by the Registry and cannot be processed by BLE Support.

BLE Access Restored

by Linda O'Sullivan -

BLE access has now been restored.  It may take a few hours for full service to resume

The outage, which lasted from 12:00 to 15:00 1 March was caused by a power outrage in the data centre  of the company who host our service.


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