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Innovation and excellence in teaching and learning

4 May 2016, 09:30 - 16:30

This one-day national conference focusing on excellence and innovation in teaching and learning is organised in partnership between Universities UK and the Higher Education Academy. It will address current and up-and-coming challenges, all in the context of the ever changing landscape and architecture instigated by the government's Green Paper.

This conference on teaching and learning will include:

  • How universities can deliver excellence in teaching and foster a culture of innovation
  • Developing an institutional approach to student engagement in curriculum design
  • Best methods and strategies to share innovative practice
  • Innovation benefiting all areas of learning and teaching provision
  • Developing an effective institutional approach to employability
  • New approaches or initiatives that enhance learning and teaching

Why are we talking about teaching and learning now?

Innovation and excellence in teaching and learning is at the very core of any university's success. Universities UK and the Higher Education Academy have come together to provide the sector with a unique opportunity to hear from experts and thought leaders in the sector and share best practice with fellow teaching and learning specialists.

Delegates will discuss pedagogical innovation and innovation in curriculum design, all with the focus of delivering excellence.

Key contacts

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Senior Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Marketing and Internal Communications Officer
Universities UK


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