Events

THE  ROLE of assessment in the ever changing world of higher education is the focus of two symposia. The Higher Education Academy’s (HEA) ‘Transforming Assessment in Higher Education’ symposia series aims to bring together cutting edge examples of effective efforts at sustainable and manageable change at programme, school, faculty, college...

IMPROVING TEACHING practice through the power of discussion and debate will be the focus of an upcoming event. The Teaching Symposium: Building Best Practice will provide a platform for colleagues from across the university to discuss, engage and inform teaching using informal discussions as well as insightful illustrations of current...

THE LEEDS Institute for Teaching Excellence (LITE) presents a series of fortnightly Work in Progress seminars to showcase teaching innovation and scholarship projects throughout the University’s student education community. This series (see below) of lunch-time talks captures a small selection of the innovative pedagogic research and projects currently being undertaken...

THE UNIVERSITY’S new interactive collaborative lecture theatre will be the venue for a Centre for Research in Digital Learning Research Symposium. The day-longevent, which will involve presentations, panel debates, poster presentations and networking opportunities, will be held at the recently refurbished Mechanical Engineering Lecture Theatre B and is for internal staff...

DESIGNING A curriculum that forges productive links with regional politics, culture and business is the focus of a new LITE event. The ‘Exploring the Civic Curriculum Colloquium’ organised by the Leeds Institute for Teaching Excellence (LITE) to explore themes around the role of a university and its relationship with its...