Professor Roger Eccleston (DVC Academic) has recorded a video update explaining some of the measures taken to enable us to confidently offer students safe access to the best learning experience while Covid restrictions are in place, ensuring a safe return to campus for all. The video highlights many of the safety precautions put in place on campus as…
The Academic Development & Diversity team has developed a new Academic Development Events Database. This tool aims to provide an overview of academic development events, conferences and workshops available to Hallam staff in areas such as: Digital Thursdays – July 2020 – September 2020 Course Leader Induction Programme – July 2020 – August 2020 Narrowing…
Digital Learning Support – working collaboratively with digital teams and partners across the university to shape and share best practice. The Digital Thursdays programme forms part of a collaborative training and support offer developed by teams across the University and seek to foster ongoing conversations about digital practice.
We’re getting nearer to our online course leader fest event and there’s still time for you to reserve a place on one of the many activities on offer!
Do you want to add value to your CV? Are you looking for evidence against the Academic Careers Framework? Do you want to develop your external profile? If YES, becoming an External Examiner (EE) can support all of these objectives. If you want to find our more join come along to our EE workshop Friday 19th June 2020!
Being a Course leader has always had its challenges, in the current circumstances these are magnified, however the situation we find ourselves also provides immense opportunities for enhancement to our course design and delivery. We are therefore going ahead with the Course Leader Fest online with new working arrangements that provide us with an opportunity to run live sessions where colleagues can discuss topical issues and pre-recorded sessions to engage with when convenient. For programme details visit the Course Leader Essentials events page.
Mental Health Awareness – Online Training Developed by the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust, this package is designed to give non-specialist staff the skills, knowledge and confidence to offer a first line of support to students who may have mental health issues. This package is available via Blackboard / My Hallam. Please log in using your standard network user…
Additional workshop dates for Fundamentals of Academic Advising are taking place in July/August 2019. Take a look at the training and development page on the Academic Advising site for more details.
Academic Advising for International Students – upcoming workshops aimed at academic advisors working with international students but is also suitable for advisers working with students from non-traditional backgrounds.
Are you new to course leadership?
Have you been undertaking the role of course leader within the last 12 months?
Are you about to start the course leader role this coming academic year?
Are you interested in becoming a course leader and want to see if the role is right for you?
We are hosting induction events on 19th June and 23rd July which apply to all UG/PG/Collaborative and HDA course leaders!