Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

The first University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference will be held on Wednesday 20th June 2018 at the John MacIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls of Residence.

We are delighted to announce that we will be holding the first University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference on:

Date: Wednesday 20th June 2018

Location: at the John MacIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls of Residence.

John MacIntyre Conference Centre on the campus map

Keynote speakers 

Prof Amy B M Tsui, University of Hong Kong. Transforming Student Learning: the journey of a university-wide curriculum reform.

Dr Katarina Mårtensson and Dr Torgny Roxå, Lund University, Sweden. Strong and weak ties – changing teaching cultures in higher education.

Read the keynote abstracts and speaker biographies (PDF)

Conference theme

The theme for the conference is Inspiring Learning and there are six subthemes:

  • Enhancing engagement and creating community within UoE
  • Inclusive curriculum 
  • Research-led teaching
  • Digital education
  • Assessment and Feedback
  • Preparing graduates for the future

Read the full programme

Conference Registration

*Updated 18th May 2018* The conference is now full and booking has closed. If you wish to be added to the waiting list please email us at lt.conference@ed.ac.uk. 

 

Any questions?

If you have any questions about the conference please contact us at:

University of Edinburgh Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

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