Events

PRACTICAL ideas around decolonising your curricula in STEM will be explored as part of this Share, Adopt, Adapt workshop. Join STEM academics from Leeds and other UK universities as part of the Decolonising Science Committee for an afternoon of progressive and reflective discussion around the decolonisation of science and the curriculum, in a safe collective…
EFFECTIVE practice by Learning Technologists will be examined as part of the next Share, Adopt, Adapt workshop (SAAW). Chris Thompson of the Digital Education Service and creator of Online Educators Network, will discuss techniques used by Learning Technologists at Leeds can be adapted and adopted across the University. Blayn Parkinson, from the Faculty of Environment,…

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SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. Led by Niamh Mullen and Peter Matthews, this workshop will give insight into early findings from The Academic Listening Project, a LITE project aimed at investigating issues surrounding second language listening on PGT modules and their possible impacts on student education. This is looked at…
OUR APOLOGIES – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. This Masterclass will be led by Professor Nazira Karodia (Wolverhampton),┬áLara Lalemi (Bristol), Professor Paul Taylor (Leeds), Dr Katherine Haxton (Keele) and Dr Neil Williams (Kingston) and will focus on decolonising the STEM curriculum. This interactive session aims to start a conversation about decolonising…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. Led by Professor Mick Healey, this interactive workshop aims to unpack some of the mysteries of publishing in a variety of genres. Colleagues will be assisted in developing their voices through valuing the variety of writing genres, including empirical research articles, conceptual research articles, literature…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. Following on from our previous RBL training session on student project supervision, Academic Panel member Clare Wright will be delivering a workshop session aimed at staff supervising PGT dissertations and projects, with a particular focus on international students on one-year programmes. The session will be…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED This interactive workshop, led by Dan Pullinger and Jiani Liu from Skills@Library, will explore research findings from a project which evaluated the academic skills and support needs and expectations of taught postgraduate students. Participants will be provided with initial results and introduced to a new online resource. Participants will…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. Would you like to explore how sustainability relates to teaching and how to make your teaching more sustainable? In this session, we will hear from staff and students across the University about what sustainability is, how it relates to teaching in different disciplines and what…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. This workshop will feed in to current discourse surrounding assessment. It will provide the opportunity to hear about three projects across the University that have explored different aspects of how students perceive and understand the literacy of assessment. Findings will provide the opportunity for the audience to reflect on…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. Would you like to develop your understanding of how to foster international learning communities? All staff (both academic and professional) working with mixed cohorts of students and/ or those working in diverse and international teams are invited to attend this interactive session. The workshop is…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE This Masterclass will be led by Dr Jane Pritchard from Oxford Brookes University. Courage and Challenge: Teaching and Learning Designing and delivering teaching and learning requires elements of courage and confidence on the part of the lecturer to be able to provide high quality, challenging…
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE. This workshop will look at the various types of quantitative data and the approaches to analysing these. When is it necessary to apply a statistical test to quantitative data? What tests are appropriate for different types of data? How can statistics help us to understand…