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See the full programme of events for the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014

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UCL Teaching Learning Conference programme

The full list of UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014 sessions is now available at the Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching (CALT) website.

Reason #4 to look forward to the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014: UCL does Question Time

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Teaching Learning Conference UCL 2014 question time

Swap party politics for pedagogy and David Dimbleby for Dr Dilly Fung and you have the final session of the conference – UCL’s own take on Question Time

Saving sight in West Africa through skills development

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Course designers prepare for the group photo

Dr Rosalind Duhs reports on her trip to Abuja, Nigeria, where she helped design a curriculum for local eye surgeons

Reason #3 to look forward to the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014: research methodology speed-dating

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I love research methodology

Use the conference’s speed-dating system to find your perfect research methodological match

Whether your loyalty lies with large data analysis or your heart belongs to narrative inquiry, the Teaching and Learning Conference’s speed-dating system will make it easy for you to find colleagues who share your research methodology from across UCL.

Better together: How Dr Parama Chaudhury swapped traditional lectures for team-based learning

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Parama team-based learning portrait

Dr Parama Chaudhury’s first-year Economics module represents a first for UCL. Based on the concept of flipping lectures, she now provides her learners with a range of sources to study before they meet, and then uses the lecture time to lead the group in team exercises.

Reason #2 to look forward to the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014: the launch of UCL Arena

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UCL Arena Teaching Learning Conference 2014

A qualification, a programme of events and a new way to develop world-class teaching and learning at UCL

99 per cent of Dr Daven Armoogum’s students have given his new feedback system the thumbs up. Here’s why

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Daven Armoogum feedback assessment innovation


“I’d heard similar things from students and staff for the past two years,” said Dr Daven Armoogum, Teaching Fellow, UCL Physics and Astronomy. “They wanted the same improvement – marking and feedback phrasing that was more consistent.”

Improve student satisfaction with 100 per cent e-submissions

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100 per cent e-submissions UCL administration

Step-by-step, Michelle Tinsley and Jemma Leahy explain how the MSc Management programme made the switch from paper coursework to Moodle and Turnitin

Reason #1 to look forward to the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014: President & Provost Michael Arthur

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Provost Michael Arthur UCL Teaching Learning Conference

The conference is your chance to hear UCL President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur share his views on improving research-based education

Three major CPD distance learning problems and their solutions

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Ros Duhs CPD distance learning problems and solutions

Dr Rosalind Duhs explains how to avoid the pitfalls commonly faced when creating distance learning courses for continuous professional development (CPD)

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