Teaching & Learning


Assessment, feedback and NSS: improve your students experience 15 Nov

15 November 2018, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

You will learn how to improve feedback and assessment practice and students experience of it, in this seminar led by Dr Caroline Garaway.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff




UCL Arena Centre


Arena Room, 10th Floor
1-19 Torrington Place
United Kingdom

Thursday 15 November 13:00 - 14:00

Dr Caroline Garaway, UCL Anthropology, is delivering this session, which is open to all staff at UCL who create assessments and provide feedback to students. 

In this session you will hear how UCL Anthropology improved their National Student Survey (NSS) assessment and feedback scores; from stubbornly low scores, to now averaging over 70% in overall satisfaction over a three year period.  

You will hear how this approach can be adapted to your own department and take part in a Q&A.  

This workshop will:

  • present UCL Anthropology's approach to improving assessment and feedback 
  • explain how assessment and feedback can impact your students' experience, and; 
  • discuss how this can be adapted to your own department and discipline

After attending this session you will

  • understand the impact of assessment and feedback on your students' experience 
  • understand ways implement in your own department

Who should attend

You should attend if you are a member of UCL staff who creates assessment, teaches and provides feedback to student. 

About the Speaker

Dr Caroline Garaway (SFHEA)

Senior Lecturer at UCL

More about Dr Caroline Garaway (SFHEA)