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Teaching & Learning News

Update on our teaching spaces

Professor Anthony Smith (Vice Provost, Education & Student Affairs) explains how we are working hard to improve our planning processes so that we can align student numbers with an appropriate supply of high-quality teaching spaces.

Published: Oct 1, 2015 10:58:39 AM

Spotlight on: the Annual Student Experience Review (ASER) process

Derfel Owen (Director, UCL Academic Services) explains how the new institutional approach to programme review, ASER, has been designed to focus sharply on academic standards and involve students more closely in the decision-making process. Find out why it has replaced Annual Monitoring, what it means for your department and what support is available.

Published: Sep 17, 2015 1:15:35 PM

Q&A with Dr Thomas Kador

Dr Thomas Kador (Teaching Fellow, UCL Public and Cultural Engagement) explains the benefits of UCL's cultural resources and shares his thoughts on teaching, learning and higher education. 

Published: Sep 17, 2015 10:54:52 AM

5 teaching tips from five UCL CALT Fellows

Get inspired with five pieces of advice on how to get the most out of your teaching from five UCL Centre for Advancing Learning and Teaching (CALT) Fellows.

Published: Sep 17, 2015 10:54:52 AM

New sessions and workshops now scheduled for autumn 2015 and beyond

UCL Arena and Connected Curriculum regularly organise a range of professional development opportunities exploring a range of education-related topics giving you the chance to hear from and share with colleagues from across the institution.

Published: Sep 17, 2015 10:54:52 AM

UCL Arena 2014-2015: year in review

Active participation in this exciting programme of professional development is real evidence of the burgeoning interest in developing education at UCL. Find out how UCL Arena has helped a vibrant community of 2,244 UCL staff develop their teaching since its launch in April 2014.

Published: Sep 9, 2015 5:05:57 PM

Revitalising your peer observation of teaching

Why just watch your peers teaching and tick a few boxes? Why not try new ways to engage in constructive discussions with colleagues about enhancing student learning and the wider student experience in your subject?

Published: Aug 26, 2015 11:37:33 AM