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.


Wednesday, 26 April (12pm - 2pm) TEL Strategy Launch John Hill
Monday, 22 May (10am - 12pm) Using technology to support inclusive teaching practice Laura Hollinshead
Wednesday, 7 June (1pm - 3pm) Using technology to support inclusive teaching practice Laura Hollinshead
Tuesday, 27 June (10am - 12pm) Practitioners' perspectives Ann Wells

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.

External Opportunities

Digital Accessibility: Enabling Participation in the Information Society

What's Happening ...

27 April (1pm - 2pm)

Professional Development Discussions

This session is a regular open forum event focused on the development of teaching. They are opportunities for open discussion, showcasing of practice, and a chance to engage with external speakers.

For more information please view our dedicated webpage.