Staff profile

Ann Minton

College Lead- Academic Partnerships


College of Business, Law and Social Sciences


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus, One Friar Gate Square, Derby Campus



Working with partners including FE colleges, organisations and businesses to develop programmes and support learners to gain UK HE qualifications, in relation to law, justice and policing. Ann has particular expertise in Workbased Learning and the Accrediation of Prior Experiential Learning ( APL), having developed an online tool to support delegates whose paper qulifications have been outstripped by their experience to gain academic recognition for their learning.

Ann is the UK project manager for our partnership with the Royal Malaysian Police.

Ann is a national expert in the accrediation of in company training and has worked with a number of key clients including Tata Steel, Waterstones and Croda International.

Teaching responsibilities

Ann led the development  of two HEA accredited programmes to develop understanding of the theories and philosophies of Work based Learning in Higher Education.

She has also lead a number of Workbased projects, where students use real work activities, underpinned by academic theory to investigate and challenge best practice in the work place.

Professional interests

In addition to work based learning, Ann remains a clinical practitioner in the field of Assissted Conception, regularly undertaking ultrasound scans at a local clinic. She has a particular interest in Medical Ultrasound related to Infertility.


Research interests

Membership of professional bodies

Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy



Recent conferences

Experience in industry

International experience

Additional interests and activities

  • Justice of the Peace


Recent publications