Academic Practice Programme - Enhancing and innovating your practice - University of Derby

Academic Practice Programme

'Inspiring Excellence and Innovation in Academic Practice'

This programme of workshops, activities and events is available to all staff, and is designed around current strategic priorities for the University. The sessions provide the opportunity to learn more about the chosen topic, share good practice across Colleges and gain an external perspective on the subject area through the involvement of a number of external speakers.

We look forward to welcoming you to these events and continuing to work with you.

 

DateEventFacilitator
Monday, 5 December (9.30am - 11.00am) Being an Effective Member of a Validation Panel Doug Carr
Tuesday, 6 December (1pm - 2pm) Professional Development discussions - KR David Cunningham
Wednesday, 7 December (10am - 11am) Respondus Secure Browser Ian Hallsworth-Jeeves
Wednesday, 7 December (1pm - 2pm) Creating clear Assessment Criteria - KR Duncan Marson
Wednesday, 7 December (4pm - 5pm) Creating clear Assessment Criteria - KR Duncan Marson
Wednesday, 14 December (9.30am - 11.00 am) Being an Effective Member of a Validation Panel Doug Carr
Wednesday, 14 December (1pm - 2pm) Effective Programme Management - KR Duncan Marson
Wednesday, 14 December (2pm - 3.30pm) Using WordPress for an eportfolio or blog Claire Gardener
Wednesday, 14 December (4pm - 5pm) Effective Programme Management - Buxton Duncan Marson
Tuesday, 31 Janaury (10am - 12pm) Your Committee Needs You - Planning for a Successful Meeting Neil Blair & Chris Davies
Wednesday, 1 February (1pm-2pm) Continual Monitoring - Follow Up / Drop-In Session - KR Andrea Robertson-Begg
Wednesday, 1 February (2pm-3pm) Continual Monitoring - Follow Up / Drop-In Session - Buxton Andrea Robertson-Begg
Wednesday, 1 February (3pm-4pm) Continual Monitoring - Follow Up / Drop-In Session - KR Andrea Robertson-Begg
Tuesday, 7 February (9.30am - 12.30pm) Your Committee Needs You - Keep Calm and Take Notes Neil Blair & Chris Davies
Wednesday, 8 February (1-2 pm) Continual Monitoring - Follow Up / Drop-In Session - BM  Andrea Robertson-Begg
Tuesday, 14 February (10am - 12pm) Minute and Report Writing Neil Blair & Chris Davies
Tuesday, 21 February (10am - 12pm) Introduction to Validations Neil Blair & Chris Davies

Postgraduate research supervision academic training and workshops

Opportunties for professional development for postgraduate research supervisors 

Researcher Development Programme

The University Research Office runs a programme with support from staff across the University.

Assessment and Awards Training

The University Assessment and Awards team are offering several sessions such as training on Assessment Boards and Gradebook.

What's Happening ...

Effective Programme Management

14 December 2016

1-2pm (KR) and 4-5pm (Bux)

A session focused on exploring Programme Leadership designed for new in-post programme leaders and programme leaders who would benefit from sharing / developing best practice. 

For more information and to register please view our APP webpage.