Student tutorship for students with special status
Student tutorship for students with special status (status of student with special needs, other special statuses such as cultural producers, athlete, artist or meritorious student) is highly diverse in nature, as the problems faced by students with special status differ greatly and are individually conditioned.
A tutor for students with special needs directs the students to develop those abilities that enable them to adapt quickly and be successfully included in student work and student life. The tutor provides assistance to the students in the study activities that students with special needs cannot perform unassisted.
A tutor for students with other special statuses directs students towards obtaining the special status and benefiting from the rights and fulfilling the obligations under this status. The tutor helps them to become included in the study work and study life and make the necessary adjustments to their study obligations.
Who can be a student tutor for students with special status (status of student with special needs, other special statuses such as cultural producers, athlete, artist or meritorious student)?
In order to carry out tutorship for students with special status, the student tutor must be acquainted with the rights of students with special status. In the selection process, students who have already obtained a special status are given priority. At least two students are appointed for carrying out tutorship for students with special status, of which one student tutor must be a student with special needs and one student must be an athlete, artist/cultural producer or meritorious student, in accordance with the rules of the Faculty that regulate students with special status. In the selection process, students with a higher average mark in their studies so far are given priority. The chosen student must attend training for student tutors, organised by the Faculty, prior to the start of the work or the study.
Character Traits and Other Knowledge of a Student Tutor for Students with Special Status (Status of Student with Special Needs, Other Special Statuses such as Cultural Producers, Athlete, Artist or Meritorious Student)
When selecting a student tutor for students with special status it is very important that the student has a positive attitude towards work. A tutor for students with special status must be able to accept, understand and heed the opinions of other people and know how to empathise with their problems. The tutor must know communication techniques, the basics of counselling and the basics of problem solving.