Development event and launch: Developing digitally-capable teaching excellence

24th November 2016,¬† 10.00-12.00, ¬†Aspect Court-15202 by Liz Austen This is part of a programme of development events from the directorate of Student Engagement, Evaluation and Research (STEER) and follows on from the successful Not Just Numbers event held in July 2016. All are aimed at meeting your needs for evidence-informed practice. This celebratory event…

Developing interventions with impact: not just numbers

A programme of events and opportunities in 2016-17 Student Engagement, Evaluation and Research (STEER) Following on from the successful Not Just Numbers event held in July 2016, we are launching a packed programme of development events for this academic year. We listened to what you told us would be most helpful for meeting your needs…

How can digital capability promote teaching excellence?

Dr Liz Austen, Helen J Parkin, Stella Jones-Devitt   ‘There is an inherent difficulty when trying to use the words digital capability and teaching excellence as they are contested terms singularly and in combination.’ (Austen et al 2016). This was one of many conclusions to a QAA funded research project, published today, which aimed to…

Maximising ‘reach’ during the research process: using steering groups to increase visibility before publication

by Dr Liz Austen, Helen J Parkin and Stella Jones-Devitt Friday 16th September Enhancing your academic impact: Library Support Team It may be that the term ‘reach’ only invokes images of Mr Tickle’s extraordinarily long arms for those of us with young children. However that’s the analogy we used when we presented our integrative review…