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Jargon Buster

In this website and indeed in a lot of Lancaster University pages, you will see a lot of random jargon. Well fear not, here is the solution…a page explaining all of the bits and pieces that any fresher would want to know!!

 

LUSU

Lancaster University Students Union

The representatives of the students   here at Lancaster.

JCR

Junior Common Room

Your College members.

JCR Exec

Junior Common Room Executive Committee

The elected members of the JCR who   represent the college to LUSU and the University/

SCR

Senior Common Room

The senior staff of the college who   take care of the day to day running of the college.

Major

Major

The subject that you are going to study   for your degree.

Minor

Minor

You may pick one or two minor subjects   in your first year in addition to your major. This does not count towards   your final degree mark.

LICA

Lancaster Institute of Contemporary   Arts

The department for the contemporary   arts.

LEC

Lancaster Environment Centre

The department for environmental   subjects.

FST

Faculty of Science and Technology

The department for science subjects.

FASS

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

The department for arts and social   sciences.

FHM

Faculty of Health and Medicine

The department for health and medicine.

LUMS

Lancaster University Management School

The department for management studies.

CCO

Cross Campus Officer

Elected students who represent the   entire student body.

FTO

Full Time Officer

Students who are elected to lead LUSU   for a year full time. (after degree)

Extrav

Extrav

The end of year party that every   college runs! Each college runs their own one. A perfect way to end a year at   Lancaster University!

Roses

Roses

Annual sporting competition between us   and York University.

Carter Shield

Carter Shield

Sporting competition between colleges   taking place on Sunday mornings. Fylde has the best record for this!

Legends

Legends

Another sporting competition that Fylde   takes part in…and wins a lot too!