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Student options/electives

Course Information

  • Price : £225 + VAT
  • Duration : 1 day

Student options is an integral part of the timetabling process, one which may not involve the timetabler in some schools. This in our opinion is slightly foolish as an option scheme might be designed that won't be possible to timetable!

The course is very hands-on right from the start ensuring you know how the software operates as well as the work flow required in capturing, analysing and processing of the data. So if you operate fixed blocks or preference-led blocking you'll soon be up and running! For some people student options has historically been a manual task but now is the time for Options to take away all the donkey work and produce the final result and many iterations in much less time.

TimeTabler vouchers are available for this course

We operate small groups of a maximum trainer to delegate ratio of 1:8 and you will receive a certificate of attendance. You will be using student Options software which is written by Chris and Keith Johnson.

Course dates

DateLocationDurationPricePlaces 
28/02/2018Market Harborough1 day 225 Available Book now
28/03/2018Market Harborough1 day 225 Available Book now

Course Outline


  • Setting up your student populations

  • How to import (if appropriate) your data

  • Setting up subjects

  • Entering student choices

  • How can TOOLS be used

  • Examining clash tables

  • Producing option patterns

  • Reviewing and counselling students

  • Printing out your final pattern

  • Exporting of the data



Audience


  • Users of Options from October ReSolutions

  • Users interested in using Options


Prerequisite


  • Have an understanding of your school curriculum and options requirements



Notes


  • Delegates will have access to training laptops and data.

  • Should delegates bring their own laptops with the software pre-installed they are more than welcome to use that during the course and time permitting work on their own data.

  • If redeeming a voucher please state this when booking.



Included in the price


  • Course materials

  • Lunch




Next available Course dates

28/02/2018Market Harborough1 day 225 Available Book now
28/03/2018Market Harborough1 day 225 Available Book now
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We can deliver all our training bespoke on-site to your school any time of year, please enquire for details.