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About CPD4HE

CPD4HE is part of the JISC/HEA Open Educational Resources programme, which aims to make high quality educational resources freely available, easily discovered online and routinely re-used by learners and educators worldwide. 

The project aims

  • to release open educational resources equivalent to 300 study hours, with a strong but not exclusive focus on the priority areas, Digital and Information Literacies and Discipline-Specific Teaching and Learning;
  • to evaluate the resources, addressing their use in a variety of contexts;
  • to develop and release guidance materials for potential users of the resources;
  • to capture and disseminate the experiences of those who have used the resources;
  • to conduct dissemination activities around the release of the resources.

The resources will cover ten broad topics:

  • Designing and planning a teaching session
  • Assessment and feedback to students
  • Academic literacies
  • Learning, Teaching and Technologies
  • Relationships between teaching and research
  • Quality
  • Values in Higher Education
  • Internationalising HE
  • Skills in Higher Education
  • Designing the curriculum