first meeting of the SLMS Education Domain was held in November 2012.
committee is working on two areas of SLMS Education: the student
experience and educational leadership.
With regard to the student
experience we have set up a sub committee looking at e-learning as a compliment
to traditional teaching methods. We are
also developing ‘the life course of a student’ which is looking at engagement
with students before and after they are at UCL. This includes inviting schools into UCL and for UCL lecturers to visit
schools, developing relationships with alumni and also developing links with
companies. One aim is to establish
institute and divisional career days with alumni sharing their career paths
since leaving UCL and companies discussing the wider choice of careers for the
In the future we aim to look at assessment and feedback. With regard to educational leadership, we are setting up a sub committee to develop a metric for teaching. In the near future we will host educational awareness events.