Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

University of Edinburgh Learning & Teaching Conference

The annual University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference brings together staff and students to celebrate and share good practice and innovation in learning and teaching.


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​​​Registration now closed

Registration for the Learning and Teaching Conference 2021 is now closed, and the Conference took place over 15th - 17th June 2021. You can still view the programme below:

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 The majority of our conference sessions were recorded and we will be making what we can available in the near future. Please check back in future for updates.

Curriculum as a site for transformation

The University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference 2021 was hosted online and ran over 3 days with the first day being open to colleagues outside the University to attend:

  • Tuesday 15 June
  • Wednesday 16June
  • Thursday 17 June  

Presentations focused on 'curriculum as a site for transformation', and the following sub-themes:

  1. Building community 
  2. Innovation in science teaching 
  3. Equality, diversity, inclusion and social justice 
  4. Experiential, place-based and problem-based learning  
  5. Assessment and feedback for the future 
  6. New lessons in digital teaching – insights from hybrid and online learning  
  7. Student engagement and involvement 
  8. Interdisciplinary learning and teaching: local and global challenges 

Keynote speakers

We were delighted to have the following keynote speakers:


Previous Conference Information and Resources

Learning and Teaching Conference Equality Impact Assessment


Any questions?

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

University of Edinburgh Learning & Teaching Conference

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