Teaching & Learning


Academic support panel discussion 11 Nov

11 November 2019, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

UCL Arena event image for academic support. A picture of a student talking to a tutor

Academics and students will share their ideas and thoughts on good practices in student support - drawing from a diverse range of examples from their award-winning initiatives, in this panel discussion.

Event Information

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UCL Arena Centre


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

Monday 11 November 13:00 - 14:00 

UCL Arena Centre is facilitating this panel event, which is open to all staff at UCL who provide academic and pastoral support to students. 

You will learn more about the institutional contexts in this strategically important area for UCL Education.  

Academic members of staff of the panel are: 

•    Cloda Jenkins, UCL Economics 
•    Liz Jones,  Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering
•    Mark Kristiansen, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
•    Alex Standen, UCL Arena Centre for Research-based Education
•    Vincent Tong, UCL Arena Centre for Research-based Education 

The panel will discuss: 

•    issues
•    benefits
•    challenges of implementing good practices, and; 
•    taking on board the student perspectives.  

After attending this session you will 

•    understand UCL’s approach to academic support 
•    understand how to implement student perspectives  

Who should attend 

This event is particularly relevant if you are looking for ideas to improve your teaching approaches or to participate in an engaging continuing professional development event.

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