Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Practical strategies series

Our 'Practical strategies for ...' workshop series will run through academic year 2019/20. Information on workshops and online booking.

Workshops: overview

The series consists of short workshops on various learning and teaching themes.

Our aim is that staff will leave with practical ideas they can take away and use in their own practice.

2019/20 schedule

We are developing the programme of workshops for next year, see below. More will be added throughout the year.

2019/20 schedule
Date & Time Workshop Campus
10 September 2019, 14:00-16:00 Practical Strategies for… Applying for Principal's Teaching Award Scheme (PTAS) B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
14 October 2019, 14:00-17:00 Practical Strategies for... Professional Development: Getting Started and Keeping Going B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
23 October 2019, 14:00 - 16:00 Practical Strategies for... Personal Tutoring With a Solution Focus 1.19, Paterson's land, Holyrood Campus
24 October 2019, 14:00 - 17:00 Practical Strategies for… Designing out plagiarism B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
04 November 2019, 14:00 - 17:00 Practical Strategies for… Tackling Current Challenges of Assessment & Feedback B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
14 November 2019, 10:00 - 12:00 Practical Strategies for... Using a Solution Focussed Approach in PhD Supervision 1.19 Paterson's Land, Holyrood Campus
26 November 2019, 12:00 - 14:00 Practical Strategies for… Developing Awareness to Improve Your Teaching B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
03 December 2019, 14:00 - 16:30 Practical Strategies for… Making Courses More Accessible and Inclusive 1.19 Paterson's Land, Holyrood Campus
26 February 2020, 14:00 - 16:00 Practical Strategies for… Applying for Principal's Teaching Award Scheme (PTAS) B.09, 1 Morgan Lane, Holyrood Campus
27 February 2020, 14:30 - 17:00 Practical Strategies for… Making Courses More Accessible and Inclusive TBC Holyrood Campus

04 March 2020, 14:00-16:00

Practical Strategies for… Applying for Principal's Teaching Award Scheme (PTAS) Kings Buildings - TBC
25 March 2020, 14:30 - 16:30 Practical Strategies for... Using a Solution Focussed Approach in PhD Supervision TBC Holyrood Campus

More workshops will be added as details are confirmed - please check back in future.

How to book

More information & online booking

As further dates, times, venues and workshop descriptions are confirmed, more sessions will become available to book via our website and the University events booking system.

Questions?

Any questions relating to the workshops or booking, or to express an interest in attending a workshop that is yet to open for booking, please contact Rosie Bree:

 

Rosie Bree

Head of Event Management

Contact details

Sharing course participation data

Sharing course participation data: IAD policy and practice is to be transparent and to share participation data with University schools and departments. The full policy document is available below:

IAD policy on reporting attendance on IAD events and courses (PDF)