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Teaching and Learning Conference 2018

Wed17 Jan12.30 pm

Queen Mary’s annual Teaching and Learning Conference takes place this year on Wednesday 17 January 2018 and has the theme ‘Rethinking Assessment and Feedback’ Please keep an eye on this page for more details.

HEA FELLOWSHIP LECTURE

Fri17 Nov12.30 pm

HEA FELLOWSHIP LECTURE/WORKSHOP Join us at our next Lecture/Workshop on 17 Nov 2017 (Whitechapel – Garrod 1.30) about the ADEPT Fellowship, UKPSF and writing an Account of Professional Practice. This session will introduce teaching staff to the QMUL ADEPT Fellowship and explain the APP writing process. For more information visit TRP LECTURE/WORKSHOP

New! Academic Development Seminar: Research-teaching integration

Thu09 Nov12.30 pm

12:30-13:30, Thursday 9 November, Scape 0.14 Book your place Dr M Hasan Shaheed QMUL National Teaching Fellow 2017 will lead the first in a new series of Academic Development Seminars on the subject of ‘Research-teaching integration’. The seminar takes place on Thursday 9 November, 12:30-13:30 in Scape 0.14. Dr Shaheed was awarded a National Teaching . . . Read the full article

Evaluating academic development in Higher Education

Thu25 May1.00 pm

CAPD Educational Research Seminar 25 May 2017, Room 0.15 Scape East, 438-490 Mile End Road, E1 4GG Evaluating academic development in Higher Education Dr Jennie Winter, Educational Developer, University of Plymouth Register Abstract Increasing emphasis on the professionalisation of university teaching has brought into sharp relief the need to know how ‘good’ teaching and learning evolve . . . Read the full article

Retirement Planning Workshop

Tue16 May10.00 am

This year’s Planning for Retirement course has been scheduled on the 16th and 17th May 2017. Any member of staff who is starting to think about when they might want to retire is welcome to attend the session. The aim of the session is to help participants plan for a healthy, enjoyable and financially stable retirement and to start . . . Read the full article

Defining and demonstrating teaching quality and impact – what we learned from the literature

Thu27 Apr1.00 pm

CAPD Educational Research Seminar 27 April 2017, Room 0.15 Scape East, 438-490 Mile End Road, E1 4GG Defining and demonstrating teaching quality and impact – what we learned from the literature Dr Julie Belanger, Research Leader, RAND Europe Register Abstract While the assessment of ‘quality teaching’ and its impact in higher education has historically been neglected . . . Read the full article

Professional Development Week of Learning

Mon03 Apr12.00 pm

The Professional Development Team’s ‘Week of Learning’ will take place from Monday 3 April to Friday 7 April. Every day there will be opportunities to attend a number of Lunch and Learn sessions on a variety of topics or experience a coaching taster session. The team will be holding events at Mile End, Whitechapel and . . . Read the full article

Ipsative assessment: motivating students through recording feedback and progress over time

Thu16 Mar1.00 pm

CAPD Educational Research Seminar 16 March 2017, Room 0.15 Scape East, 438-490 Mile End Road, E1 4GG Ipsative assessment: motivating students through recording feedback and progress over time Dr Gwyneth Hughes, Reader in Higher Education, UCL Institute of Education Register Abstract Ipsative assessment is a powerful and under-used approach that provokes a radical rethink of the . . . Read the full article

Managing Competing Agendas in a Transformed HE Landscape: the case for critical engagement with employability and graduate attributes

Thu16 Feb1.00 pm

CAPD Educational Research Seminar 16 February 2017, Room 0.15 Scape East, 438-490 Mile End Road, E1 4GG Managing Competing Agendas in a Transformed HE Landscape: the case for critical engagement with employability and graduate attributes Dr Finola Farrant, Senior Lecturer (Criminology), University of Roehampton Register Abstract Higher education in the UK is going through significant . . . Read the full article