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Where do you want to be with e-learning?

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Professor Anthony Smith, UCL's Vice-Provost (Education)

Vice-Provost (Education) Professor Anthony Smith discusses the growth in open online courses and UCL’s position in this complex field.

International Teaching Excellence Bursaries: call for applicants

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Following a successful first round of the UCL International Teaching Excellence Bursaries earlier this year, UCL is inviting staff to submit applications in a second round of the awards.

Call for papers for CALT's employability-themed Teaching and Learning Conference

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The UCL Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching (CALT) has invited submissions from those who would like to present papers, posters or films at its 2013 Teaching and Learning Conference, the theme of which will be employability.

Bartlett plans a range of learning initiatives

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Following the release of the Bartlett’s 2012 report on the student experience by Alexi Marmot, Vice-Dean of Teaching and Learning at the Bartlett, a new faculty-level Research Assistant has been employed to develop a range of learning initiatives.

The life of a Fieldwork Technician

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Ian Patmore working with students on a UCL Geography field trip to Majorca

Provost’s Teaching Award-winner Ian Patmore explains how his work helps the Department of Geography stay at the top of its game.

New case studies section launched

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The Teaching and Learning Portal has launched a new case studies section dedicated to showcasing inspirational work taking place around UCL.

Language support service for international students launches

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UCL Union (UCLU) has launched a service offering Writing and Language Support (WALS) to students whose native language is not English. Using peer tutors, WALS aims to assist international students with their academic writing and speaking.

Report on the Association for Educational Assessment conference

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Dr Rosalind Duhs, Senior School-Facing Teaching Fellow in the UCL Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching (CALT), discusses the main ideas to have emerged at an assessment-themed conference held in Berlin last week.

UCL and Raindance Film Festival announce short film competition

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In conjunction with the Raindance Film Festival, UCL has launched a short film competition based on the theme ‘London for free’.

Student perspective: first impressions of the BASc

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Avy Tennison, a student on UCL's flagship Bachelor in Arts and Sciences (BASc) programme, discusses why she chose the course and what it's been like so far.

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