The Royal Veterinary College has a wide range of facilities tailored to your learning needs, aimed at helping you to personalise your study experience. We continue to upgrade and develop learning resources to fully utilise new technology and to provide you with flexibility for class-paced and self- directed learning. Find out more about how we deliver blended learning and hear what students say.

KickStart

An online induction that gets you ready for your studies and life at university before you get to campus – It includes units on our RVC community; Transitioning to HE; Digital Skills for Success and Life Skills to thrive.

RVC LEARN

A virtual learning environment that supports your learning journey. From LEARN you can access your course materials, participate in online quizzes and forums, collaborate with your classmates, communicate with your tutors, and access all of our student support teams through the Student Hub. Contact the LEARN team to find out more.

LectureCapture

The Panopto platform and app are great for catching up, revision and for going back over complicated subjects. You can view your recorded lectures from the comfort of your own home at a time that suits you. The Panopto app can be downloaded through the App Store and Google Play Store. Contact the LEARN team to find out more.

RVC App

Quick and easy access to RVC resources, and notifications about special events. The app can be downloaded through the App Store and Google Play Store.

Smarthinking

All students have access to Smarthinking - 24/7 Writing support allows you to submit work for feedback or you can schedule an online writing tutorial – anytime -day or night - that suits you! Contact the Study Skills team to find out more at studyskills@rvc.ac.uk.

Turning Point – voting technology

Check your understanding of concepts in real time and provide feedback using Turning Point.

Student Hub on LEARN

Resources, tips, guidance, workshops and appointments with all the student support teams.

Library

Split across our two campuses, the library has facilities for group and individual study, with computer workstations and an extensive range of learning materials such as textbooks, journals and electronic resources. The library is also a great place to study outside of your scheduled timetable.

SCOUT

Search Content OUT is a one-stop solution for the discovery and delivery of books, e-books, journal articles, and digital resources.

Getting connected

On campus you can connect to the secure, wireless internet service ‘eduroam’.

Software

You will have free access to Microsoft Office 365 and specific course-based software.

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